Revealed a whole galaxy of generals with creative thinking ... The most elaborate and unusual acting commanders of army group in Syria, Colonel-General Dvornikov, Kartapolov, Zhuravlev, Surovikin, Chief of Staff Lieutenant-General Lapin, Ustinov, gulls, military advisers major general Muradov, liquid Ivan , Ryzhkov and many others- Gerasimov said at a gala event in honor of the 185 anniversary of the Military Academy of the General Staff.
According to him, the defeat of the militants of the banned Islamic State * in Syria showed that the Russian troops "preserved the best traditions of the Russian and Soviet armies and are rightfully heirs to their exploits and victories."
It was the professionalism of the Russian military and the firm morale "that allowed them to solve difficult difficult combat tasks with small forces, which once again confirmed the advantage of the Russian military school and military science- stressed the general.
Now the Ministry of Defense is faced with the task of introducing the combat experience gained into the practice of building, preparing and using the RF Armed Forces.
Everything must be done so that the experience gained in Syria works to increase the combat effectiveness of the army and fleet. And the military academy of the General Staff should play the most important role in this.- the chief of the General Staff said RIA News