Definition: This entry gives the number of draft-age males and females entering the military manpower pool in any given year and is a measure of the availability of draft-age young adults.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Manpower reaching militarily significant age annually map
Obama pushes for global trade deals in face of opposition
WIS-TV - 4/25/2016 3:38:58 AM
"As a practical matter, sadly, it is very difficult to see how it would operate short of us essentially being willing to militarily take over a big chunk of that country," he said ... action during his eight year tenure. But reaching his goals hasn ...
Positive atmosphere but "no progress" in Yemeni peace talks
Asia News - 4/29/2016 7:23:17 AM
According to the World Health ... Ali Abdullah Saleh, are militarily supported by Iran, a charge the latter angrily rejects. Groups linked to al Qaeda and jihadist militias linked to the Islamic State group are active in the country, which adds to the ...
A Caliphate Under Strain: The Documentary Evidence
Middle East Forum - 4/21/2016 11:53:27 PM
The last series of significant gains for the Islamic State ... overstated in reporting[g]), but the group would be unlikely to reach a fatal tipping point unless access to the outside world were completely shut off. Even if access to the Turkish border ...
Beyond ISIS: The Folly of World War IV
The Huffington Post - 12/3/2015 10:33:07 AM
Assume that the hawks get their way -- that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Transcript: Read the Full Text of the Primetime Republican Debate
Time - 8/11/2015 4:23:04 PM
This is the most generous country in the world when it comes to immigration. There are a million people a year ... age you’re talking about here. What I’d like to see is a private system without the artificial lines around every state. I have a big ...
The Folly of World War IV: Wars Are Never Quick, Cheap or Easy
Moyers & Company - 12/4/2015 7:50:17 PM
Assume that the hawks get their way — that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant US military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
A World Without the UN?
Yale Global Online - 3/13/2005 11:54:31 PM
The first question that must be posed is whether a system of collective responsibility to pursue peace and security still makes equal sense for the strong and the weak countries of the world ... is whether the nearly 60-year-old United Nations can be ...
ISIS and the Folly of World War IV
The American Conservative - 12/3/2015 4:16:43 PM
Assume that the hawks get their way—that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Singapore is a first-world country with third-world death care services: Funeral director
Channel News Asia - 11/19/2015 7:36:27 AM
One of his aims was to encourage people to join the funeral services industry as professionals, amid a severe manpower shortage ... before reaching the funeral home. This brings no dignity. It's sad that in a first-world country, we have third-world ...
Why I won’t fight Akpabio –Udom Emmanuel
The Sun - 5/2/2016 1:28:58 AM
Excerpts: The public perception is that your predecessor left a very big ... manpower that would come and give you the number of stories that you want to do. In government and governance, that is why you get it all wrong in this part of the world.
W has taught us nothing: ISIS, the Iraq War and America’s looming quagmire
Salon - 12/4/2015 10:10:28 AM
Assume that the hawks get their way — that the United States does whatever it takes militarily to ... one or more of those countries could also become the scene of significant U.S. military action. Effective prosecution of World War IV, in other words ...
Should military training be mandatory?
The Tribune India - 12/7/2014 12:04:49 PM
Annually, 1.2 crore males and 1 crore females attain militarily significant age ... manpower in case of a war and to make up for force deficiencies in the standing forces during peace time. There are a large number of countries, mostly the Third World ...
Waving Goodbye to Hegemony
New York Times - 1/26/2008 11:55:59 PM
What other superpower grows by an average of one country per year, with others ... up for grabs to any of the Big Three, and increasingly to all of them at the same time. Second-world states won’t be subdued: in the age of network power, they won ...
Zimbabwe: Going Gets Tough for Sculptors
AllAfrica - 4/23/2016 10:00:43 AM
Since the country faced economic challenges ... along Harare-Bulawayo Road next to the Snake World. It was quite an experience for the community members to gather and reuse all sorts of scrap metal of age, shape and size which they had relegated to the ...