Ma yesterday said the ministry has recruited 8,000 personnel this year and there would still be 280,000 conscripts by the end of 2016. Starting in 2017, the military would be able to maintain its force strength by recruiting 7,000 people a year, he added.
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Military raises wages to lure recruits
By Shih Hsiu-chuan and Mo Yan-chih / Staff reporters
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