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Military power of Taiwan and Greece

Country: Taiwan Greece
Capital: Taipei Athens
Population: 23 519 518 10 846 979
Area: 36 193 km2 131 990 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Taiwan military forces description Greece military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,5 billion $ 7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 2,3%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 290 000 143 000
Reserve personnel: 2 800 000 216 000
Available for military: 5 883 828 2 535 174

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 280 1 345×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 050 3 400
Total artillery: 1 785 1 150
Self-propelled artillery: 510 535
Rocket artillery: 115 152

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 787 613
Fighter aircraft: 125 41
Multirole aircraf: 190 198
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 250 220

Navy

Total naval: 67 99
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 20 13
Corvettes: 0 0
Submarines: 4 11

Military service

Taiwan

Males 18-36 years of age may volunteer for military service or must complete 4 months of compulsory military training (or substitute civil service in some cases); women may enlist; women in Air Force service are restricted to noncombat roles; for men born before December 1993, compulsory service (military or civil) is 1 year; for 8 years after discharge, men are subject to training recall four times for periods not to exceed 20 days.

Greece

19-45 years of age for compulsory military service; during wartime the law allows for recruitment beginning January of the year of inductee's 18th birthday, thus including 17 year olds; 18 years of age for volunteers; conscript service obligation is 1 year for the Army and 9 months for the Air Force and Navy; women are eligible for voluntary military service.