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Military power of South Korea & Iraq

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Country: South Korea (KR) Iraq (IQ)
Capital: Seoul Baghdad
Population: 51 446 201 38 433 600
Area: 100 210 km2 437 072 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 17,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 7,5%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 625 000 64 000
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 0
Available for military: 13 185 794 11 700 000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 446 309
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 4 631
Total artillery: 5 958 194
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 44
Rocket artillery: 214 30

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 526 285
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 265 34
Attack aircraft: 0 55
Helicopters: 786 156

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Navy

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Total naval: 151 59
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 0
Corvettes: 16 2
Submarines: 15 0

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Nuclear weapons

South Korea

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Iraq

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

South Korea

20-30 years of age for compulsory military service, with middle school education required; minimum conscript service obligation - 21 months (Army, Marines), 23 months (Navy), 24 months (Air Force); 18-26 years of age for voluntary military service; women, in service since 1950, admitted to 7 service branches, including infantry, but excluded from artillery, armor, anti-air, and chaplaincy corps; HIV-positive individuals are exempt from military service.

Iraq

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