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Relations of the Peoples Republic of China and Taiwan

the Parity of armies and military technology of the Peoples Republic of China and Taiwan




Besides, in the Peoples Republic of China exists the national militia which number exceeds 1 million persons.
the Arms are national - a liberation army of China
Land forces: not less than 8,5 thousand tanks, about 3 thousand armored troop-carrier, 14,5 thousand tools of field artillery, 3700 RSZO, more than 15 thousand tools of an antiaircraft artillery, a considerable quantity of anti-tank systems, and also operatively - tactical missiles M9 (range of 500 km) and 11 (range 120 - 150 km).
As a part of Naval Forces of 48 submarines, 17 cruisers, 35 frigates, 436 patrol and torpedo boats, 64 mine trawlers, 170 landing ships.
as a part of the Air Forces of 4500 fighters and 700 bombers (in overwhelming majority of the second and third generation).
Arms of army of Taiwan
Land forces: 450 tanks, nearby 900 BMTV, 1000 armored troop-carrier, more than 1200 tools of field artillery, a significant amount of launchers of antiaircraft guided missiles Hok Najk - Oat-flakes antiaircraft rocket complexes CHaparel .
As a part of Naval Forces 4 submarines, not less than 14 cruisers and 14 frigates, 60 patrol and torpedo boats, 16 mine trawlers, more than 450 landing ships.
as a part of the Air Forces more than 400 fighters of the third generation; are bought yet less than 200 fourth generations.
in last ones and a half - two years Taiwan has got air defence systems Petriot and 2, and also based on the ships of Naval Forces radar system of the early notification of type air AVAKS.