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Military power of Malaysia & United Arab Emirates

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Malaysia vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Malaysia (MY) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Kuala Lumpur Abu Dhabi
Population: 32,730,000 9,890,400
Area: 330,803 km2 83,600 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 3.6 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 1.16% 5.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 110,000 100,000
Reserve personnel: 296,300 90,000
Available for military: 14,817,517 3,240,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 48 388
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,386 5,813
Total artillery: 295 306
Self-propelled artillery: 30 183
Rocket artillery: 54 68

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 221 489
Fighter aircraft: 10 0
Multirole aircraf: 39 146
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 63 202
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

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Navy

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Total naval: 66 72
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 5 0
Corvettes: 6 11
Submarines: 2 0

Total naval

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Nuclear weapons

Malaysia

Does not have nuclear weapons.

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

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.