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Military power of United Arab Emirates and Malaysia

Country: United Arab Emirates Malaysia
Capital: Abu Dhabi Kuala Lumpur
Population: 5 927 482 30 894 900
Area: 83 600 km2 330 803 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
More: United Arab Emirates military forces description Malaysia military forces description

Military expenditures

Military budget: 22,8 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,7% 1,16%
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Manpower

Active personnel: 100 000 110 000
Reserve personnel: 0 296 300
Available for military: 3 240 000 14 817 517

Land Forces

Tanks: 388 74×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 5 813 1 261
Total artillery: 306 301
Self-propelled artillery: 183 30
Rocket artillery: 68 54

Air Forces

Total aircraft: 489 274
Fighter aircraft: 0 48
Multirole aircraf: 146 45
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 202 72

Navy

Total naval: 72 63
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 2
Corvettes: 11 6
Submarines: 0 2

Military service

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.

Malaysia

17 years 6 months of age for voluntary military service (younger with parental consent and proof of age); mandatory retirement age 60; women serve in the Malaysian Armed Forces; no conscription.