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Military power of Turkey & Germany

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Turkey vs Germany

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Country: Turkey (TR) Germany (DE)
Capital: Ankara Berlin
Population: 79 814 871 82 175 700
Area: 783 562 km2 357 168 km2
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Military expenditures

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Military budget: 18,2 billion $ 44,3 billion $
Percent of GDP: 2,2% 1,2%

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Manpower

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Active personnel: 685 862 178 334
Reserve personnel: 407 122 40 000
Available for military: 21 079 077 18 529 299

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Land Forces

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Tanks: 2 435 328
Armoured fighting vehicles: 7 947 3 592
Total artillery: 2 546 440
Self-propelled artillery: 1 087 148
Rocket artillery: 462 50

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Air Forces

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Total aircraft: 1 351 785
Fighter aircraft: 49 134
Multirole aircraf: 245 115
Attack aircraft: 0 0
Helicopters: 606 358

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Navy

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Total naval: 145 64
Aircraftcarriers: 0 0
Destroyers: 0 0
Frigates: 16 10
Corvettes: 9 5
Submarines: 12 6

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Nuclear weapons

Turkey

Turkey participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Germany

Germany participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering United States nuclear warheads.

Military service

Turkey

21-41 years of age for male compulsory military service; 18 years of age for voluntary service; 12 months conscript obligation for non-university graduates, 6-12 months for university graduates (graduates of higher education may perform 6 months of military service as short-term privates, or 12 months as reserve officers); conscripts are called to register at age 20, for service at 21; women serve in the Turkish Armed Forces only as officers; reserve obligation to age 41; Turkish citizens with a residence or work permit who have worked abroad for at least 3 years (1095 days) can be exempt from military service in exchange for 6,000 EUR or its equivalent in foreign currencies; a law passed in December 2014 introduced a one-time payment scheme which exempted Turkish citizens 27 and older from conscription in exchange for a payment of $8,150.

Germany

17-23 years of age for male and female voluntary military service; conscription ended 1 July 2011; service obligation 8-23 months or 12 years; women have been eligible for voluntary service in all military branches and positions since 2001.