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Military in Réunion
 
 
 
 
 

General

One-fourth of the islanders are of French origin, including those in the military; Réunion is the headquarters for French military forces in the Indian Ocean area.

As an overseas département of France, defence of this island is the responsibility of France.

Overview

Military branches :
no regular indigenous military forces; French forces (includes Army, Navy, Air Force and Gendarmerie) (2005)

Military service age and obligation :
18 years of age (2004)

Manpower available for military service :
males age 18-49: 183,421
females age 18-49: 185,606 (2005 est.)

Manpower fit for military service :
males age 18-49: 142,578
females age 18-49: 154,273 (2005 est.)

Manpower reaching military service age annually :
males age 18-49: 7,339
females age 18-49: 7,007 (2005 est.)

Military - note :
defence is the responsibility of France

 

 
 

 



 


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