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Military power of South Korea and Venezuela

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Country: South Korea Venezuela
Capital: Seoul Caracas
Population: 51 446 201 31 568 179
Area: 100 210 km2 916 445 km2
Nuclear weapons: 0 warheads 0 warheads
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Military expenditures

Military budget: 36,8 billion $ 4 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,7% 1%

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Manpower

Active personnel: 625 000 323 000
Reserve personnel: 3 100 000 400 000
Available for military: 13 185 794 8 000 000

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Land Forces

Tanks: 2 446 312×See current equipment
Armoured fighting vehicles: 3 290 1 152
Total artillery: 5 958 200
Self-propelled artillery: 1 890 60
Rocket artillery: 214 36

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Air Forces

Total aircraft: 1 526 456
Fighter aircraft: 151 0
Multirole aircraf: 265 42
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 786 102

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Navy

Total naval: 151 37
Aircraftcarriers: 1 0
Destroyers: 12 0
Frigates: 13 3
Corvettes: 16 4
Submarines: 15 2

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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.

Venezuela

All citizens of military service age (18-60 years old) are obligated to register for military service, though mandatory recruitment is forbidden; the minimum service obligation is 12 months.