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Military power of Iraq & Taiwan

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Iraq vs Taiwan

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Country: Iraq (IQ) Taiwan (TW)
Capital: Baghdad Taipei
Population: 38,433,600 23,568,378
Area: 437,072 km2 36,193 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 7.6 billion $ 13 billion $
Percent of GDP: 3.5% 2.3%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 650,000 290,000
Reserve personnel: 553,000 2,800,000
Available for military: 11,700,000 5,883,828

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 309 1,160
Armoured fighting vehicles: 4,631 1,714
Total artillery: 194 1,944
Self-propelled artillery: 44 440
Rocket artillery: 30 126

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 285 814
Fighter aircraft: 0 129
Multirole aircraf: 34 189
Attack aircraft: 55 0
Helicopters: 156 237
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 59 96
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 4
Frigates: 0 22
Corvettes: 2 1
Submarines: 0 4

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Nuclear weapons

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Taiwan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Iraq

18-49 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription.

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.