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Country: Israel (IL) Malaysia (MY)
Capital: Jerusalem (internationally unrecognized) Kuala Lumpur
Population: 8 238 300 30 894 900
Area: 20 770 km2 330 803 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 17,8 billion $ 3,6 billion $
Percent of GDP: 5,8% 1,16%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 176 500 110 000
Reserve personnel: 445 000 296 300
Available for military: 1 797 960 14 817 517

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 200 48
Armoured fighting vehicles: 6 766 1 386
Total artillery: 1 522 295
Self-propelled artillery: 614 30
Rocket artillery: 48 54

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 772 221
Fighter aircraft: 52 10
Multirole aircraf: 352 39
Attack aircraft: 25 0
Helicopters: 177 63

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Navy

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Total naval: 74 66
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 0 5
Corvettes: 3 6
Submarines: 5 2

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Nuclear weapons

Israel

Although not certain, there is a rumour that Israel was the sixth country in the world that managed to research and develop their own nuclear arsenal. However, they did not confirm that fact. Still, a lot of sources claim that they managed to prepare fully working nuclear warheads in 1966. In spite of such early dates, Israel has not joined the NPT. Up to this day, they do not confirm nor deny the possibility of having nuclear arsenal. As a result of that, Israel is said to apply quite effective, yet affordable deterring policy.

According to many organizations, the estimated numbers of nuclear weapons that Israel possesses varies from 80 up to even 200 ready to be launched nuclear weapons. What is more, there are also rumours that Israel managed to prepare special missiles that can be operational from submarines.

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

Israel

18 years of age for compulsory (Jews, Druzes) military service; 17 years of age for voluntary (Christians, Muslims, Circassians) military service; both sexes are obligated to military service; conscript service obligation - 36 months for enlisted men, 21 months for enlisted women, 48 months for officers; pilots commit to 9 years service; reserve obligation to age 41-51 (men), 24 (women).

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.