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Military power of South Korea and Romania

Country: South Korea Romania
Capital: Seoul Bucharest
Population: 51 446 201 19 511 000
Area: 100 210 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: South Korea military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 84 000
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 80 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 1 557
Total artillery: 5 958 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 47
Rocket artillery: 214 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 159
Fighter aircraft: 151 42
Multirole aircraf: 265 0
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 786 66

Navy

Total naval: 151 61
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 3
Corvettes: 16 7
Submarines: 15 1

Military service

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.

Romania

18 years of age for male and female voluntary service; conscription ended 2006; all military inductees (including women) contract for an initial 5-year term of service, with subsequent successive 3-year terms until age 36.