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Military power of Taiwan & United Arab Emirates

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Taiwan vs United Arab Emirates

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Country: Taiwan (TW) United Arab Emirates (AE)
Capital: Taipei Abu Dhabi
Population: 23,568,378 9,890,400
Area: 36,193 km2 83,600 km2
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Economy Comparison:

Military expenditures

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Military budget: 13 billion $ 22.8 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2.3% 5.7%

Military budget

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 290,000 100,000
Reserve personnel: 2,800,000 90,000
Available for military: 5,883,828 3,240,000

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 1,160 354
Armoured fighting vehicles: 1,714 8,980
Total artillery: 1,944 398
Self-propelled artillery: 440 183
Rocket artillery: 126 139

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 814 510
Fighter aircraft: 129 0
Multirole aircraf: 189 137
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 237 215
UCAV (combat drone): 0 0

Total aircraft

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Navy

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Total naval: 96 79
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 4 0
Frigates: 22 0
Corvettes: 1 9
Submarines: 4 0

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Nuclear weapons

Taiwan

Does not have nuclear weapons.

United Arab Emirates

Does not have nuclear weapons.

Military service

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.

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.