Malaysie Airmed Forces

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Malaysie Arimed Forces
Malaysian Armed Forces
Angkatan Tentera Malaysia
اڠكتن تنترا مليسيا
Flag of the Malaysian Armed Forces.svg
Banner of the Malaysie Airmed Forces
Badge of the Malaysian Armed Forces.svg
Crest of the Malaysie Airmed Forces
Foondit1 Mairch 1933; 87 years ago (1933-03-01)
Service branches Malaysie Airmy
Ryal Malaysie Air Force
Ryal Malaysie Navy
Commander-in-ChiefYang Di-Pertuan Agong Muhammad V[1]
Meenister of DefenceTuan Haji Mohamad Sabu
Chief of Defence ForcesGeneral Tan Sri Zulkifli Zainal Abidin
Militar age18 years of age
Available for
militar service
15,000,000, age 18–49 (2017 est)
Fit for
militar service
12,425,000, age 18–49 (2017 est)
Reachin militar
age annually
520,000 (2017 est)
Active personnel110,000 (2017)[2][3]
Reserve personnel310,000 (2017)[4]
BudgetMYR15.1 bn (US$3.6 b)FY2017[5]
Percent o GDP1.16% (FY2016 Q4 $311.0bn)
Domestic suppliers
Foreign suppliers Australie[6]
 European Union[6]
 Sooth Africae[6]
 Sooth Korea[6]
 Unitit Kinrick[6]
 Unitit States[6]
Relatit airticles
HistoryMilitar histerie o Malaysie
RanksMalaysiwe Airmed Forces ranks and insignie

The Malaysie Airmed Forces (MAF, Malay: Angkatan Tentera Malaysia-ATM; Jawi:اڠكتن تنترا مليسيا), the militar of Malaysie, consests of three branches, namely the Malaysie Airmy, Ryal Malaysie Air Force and the Ryal Malaysie Navy.Since June 20. 2018, Gen.Tan Sri Zulkifli Zainal Abidin is the Chief of Malaysie Airmed Forces.

Backgroond[eedit | eedit soorce]

Malaysie's airmed forces were creatit frae the unification of militar forces which arose during the first hauf of the 20th century when Malaya and Singapore were the subjects of Breetish colonial rule before Malaya achieved unthirldom in 1957. The primary objective of the airmed forces in Malaysie is tae defend the kintra's sovereignty and protect it frae ony and aw teeps of threats.[7]

It is responsible for assisting ceevilian authoreeties tae owercome all internaitional threats, preserve public order, assist in naitural disasters and pairticipate in naitional development programmes. It is awso sustaining and upgrading its capabileeties in the internaitional sphere tae uphauld the naitional foreign polici3 of being involvit unner the guidance of the Unitit Nations (UN).

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Muhamading, Masriwanie (6 May 2017). "Keep improving, Sultan Muhammad V tells Armed Forces". New Straits Times (in Inglis).
  2. "2017 Malaysia Military Strength". Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  3. "Malaysian Armed Forces".
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  5. "Malaysia announces 5.3% defence budget increase - Jane's 360". Retrieved 22 March 2018.
  6. 6.00 6.01 6.02 6.03 6.04 6.05 6.06 6.07 6.08 6.09 6.10 6.11 6.12 6.13 6.14 6.15 6.16 6.17 6.18 6.19 6.20 6.21 6.22 6.23 6.24 6.25 "Arms Transfers". Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. Retrieved 30 August 2015.
  7. Babatunde Fagoyinbo, Joseph (2013). The Armed Forces: Instrument of Peace, Strength, Development and Prosperity. Author House. ISBN 1477218440.

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