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Military power of Armenia & Turkey

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Armenia vs Turkey

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Country: Armenia (AM) Turkey (TR)
Capital: Yerevan Ankara
Population: 2,967,900 83,614,362
Area: 29,743 km2 783,562 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 0.6 billion $ 21.9 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5.5% 2.9%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 51,580 355,200
Reserve personnel: 210,000 378,700
Available for military: 809,576 21,079,077

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 529 3,017
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,000 11,450
Total artillery: 293 2,521
Self-propelled artillery: 38 943
Rocket artillery: 105 399

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 65 1,573
Fighter aircraft: 0 48
Multirole aircraf: 0 245
Attack aircraft: 13 0
Helicopters: 42 676
UCAV (combat drone): 0 172

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Navy

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Total naval: 0 154
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 16
Corvettes: 0 10
Submarines: 0 12

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Nuclear weapons

Armenia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Turkey

Turkey participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

Armenia

18-27 years of age for voluntary or compulsory military service; 2-year conscript service obligation; 17 year olds are eligible to become cadets at military higher education institutes, where they are classified as military personnel.

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.