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Military power of Taiwan and Italy

Country: Taiwan Italy
Capital: Taipei Rome
Population: 23 519 518 60 795 612
Area: 36 193 km2 301 338 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Taiwan military forces description Italy military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,5 billion $ 37,7 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 1,27%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 290 000 175 900
Reserve personnel: 2 800 000 41 867
Available for military: 5 883 828 13 865 688

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 280 200×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 050 7 361
Total artillery: 1 785 407
Self-propelled artillery: 510 164
Rocket artillery: 115 21

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 787 954
Fighter aircraft: 125 80
Multirole aircraf: 190 86
Attack aircraft: 0 71
Helicopters: 250 487

Navy

Total naval: 67 148
Aircraftcarriers: 0 2
Destroyers: 4 4
Frigates: 20 14
Corvettes: 0 5
Submarines: 4 8

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.

Italy

18-25 years of age for voluntary military service; women may serve in any military branch; Italian citizenship required; 1-year service obligation.