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Military power of Turkey and Romania

Country: Turkey Romania
Capital: Ankara Bucharest
Population: 79 814 871 19 511 000
Area: 783 562 km2 238 391 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: Turkey military forces description Romania military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 18,2 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,2% 2%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 685 862 84 000
Reserve personnel: 407 122 80 000
Available for military: 21 079 077 5 601 234

Land Forces

Tanks: 2 435 857×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 7 947 1 557
Total artillery: 2 546 1 069
Self-propelled artillery: 1 087 47
Rocket artillery: 462 189

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 351 159
Fighter aircraft: 49 42
Multirole aircraf: 245 0
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 606 66

Navy

Total naval: 145 61
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 16 3
Corvettes: 9 7
Submarines: 12 1

Military service

Turkey

21-41 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary service; 12 months conscript obligation for non-university graduates, 6-12 months for university graduates (graduates of higher education may perform 6 months of military service as short-term privates, or 12 months as reserve officers); conscripts are called to register at age 20, for service at 21; women serve in the Turkish Armed Forces only as officers; reserve obligation to age 41; Turkish citizens with a residence or work permit who have worked abroad for at least 3 years (1095 days) can be exempt from military service in exchange for 6,000 EUR or its equivalent in foreign currencies; a law passed in December 2014 introduced a one-time payment scheme which exempted Turkish citizens 27 and older from conscription in exchange for a payment of $8,150.

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.