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Military power of South Korea and Ukraine

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Country: South Korea Ukraine
Capital: Seoul Kiev
Population: 51 446 201 44 429 471
Area: 100 210 km2 603 500 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 5,2 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 6%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 250 000
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 85 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 11 149 646

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 2 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 6 731
Total artillery: 5 958 4 202
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 1 366
Rocket artillery: 214 796

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 576
Fighter aircraft: 151 39
Multirole aircraf: 265 0
Attack aircraft: 0 26
Helicopters: 786 390

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Navy

Total naval: 151 27
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 1
Corvettes: 16 1
Submarines: 15 0

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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.

Ukraine

18-27 years of age for compulsory military service; conscript service obligation is 18 months