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Military power of Taiwan and United Arab Emirates

Country: Taiwan United Arab Emirates
Capital: Taipei Abu Dhabi
Population: 23 519 518 5 927 482
Area: 36 193 km2 83 600 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Taiwan military forces description United Arab Emirates military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 10,5 billion $ 22,8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,5% 5,7%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 290 000 100 000
Reserve personnel: 2 800 000 0
Available for military: 5 883 828 3 240 000

Land Forces

Tanks: 1 280 388×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 2 050 5 813
Total artillery: 1 785 306
Self-propelled artillery: 510 183
Rocket artillery: 115 68

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 787 489
Fighter aircraft: 125 0
Multirole aircraf: 190 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 250 202

Navy

Total naval: 67 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 20 0
Corvettes: 0 11
Submarines: 4 0

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.

United Arab Emirates

18-30 years of age for compulsory military service for men, optional service for women; 17 years of age for male volunteers with parental approval; 2-year general obligation, 9 months for secondary school graduates; women may train for 9 months regardless of education.