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Military reform revealed many bottlenecks

Military reform revealed many bottlenecks

Last week, Army General Nikolai Makarov, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Russia, made a report on the progress of military reform in the State Duma Defense Committee. What caused ...
The Ministry of Defense offers a contract service in reserve

The Ministry of Defense offers a contract service in reserve

The military department seriously concerned about the mobilization capabilities of the country. As stated by the Deputy Chief of the General Staff Vasily Smirnov, a draft law was drafted at the Ministry of Defense, which radically changes ...
"Grandfathers" - nationalists

"Grandfathers" - nationalists

Around 50, the Dagestanis are kept in fear by the entire military unit. At the beginning of July, 20 young Primorye recruits went for military service to military unit No. 33917. The part is located in ...
Regular Army Highlanders

Regular Army Highlanders

The Ministry of Defense intends to return to the experience of creating "wild divisions" formed on a mono-ethnic and monoconfessional principle. The Russian military command was prompted to take this step ...
National hazing

National hazing

As you know, any society is doomed to conflicts, and the higher the imbalance between the sex ratio, the more obvious the conflicts. Many have heard about the unceasing squabbles in a purely female team, and ...
Here comes mom, mom ... sue you?

Here comes mom, mom ... sue you?

The defense ministry has introduced a number of innovations as part of this autumn appeal, with a goal to somewhat liberalize their own image in the eyes of recruits and their parents. Firstly, from almost 7 ...
Hazing in the army what and how

Hazing in the army what and how

Hazing in the army is essentially a cult, a kind of religion, with its calls for humility and nonresistance, numerous commandments and rituals, with an abundance of 'possible' and 'impossible'. And religion, as is known, ...
Summon-2010: Autumn Aggravation

Summon-2010: Autumn Aggravation

A week ago, the traditional autumn draft campaign began in Russia. And although its beginning was marked by a small incident - the call was officially announced even before, as on the website of the President of Russia and ...
State Corruption

State Corruption

The power structures of the world's leading democracies were mixed up in dirty deals on the arms market. In the spring of 2008, a number of publications appeared in the authoritative American newspaper The New York Times, which led to ...
Why is this NATO for Russia?

Why is this NATO for Russia?

Most people in the west consider NATO to be one of the strongest and most successful military-political alliance at this time. The North Atlantic Alliance lived longer than most others, it ...
Death in the barracks

Death in the barracks

Recently, the cases of death of conscripts in the internal military units of the Russian Federation have become more frequent. Recently, the stories that have received wide publicity in the domestic media related ... died down ...
Military medicine goes to demob

Military medicine goes to demob

On the health of the defenders of the motherland to save immorally Contradictions between the army and society, associated with radical steps of military reform, are again exacerbated. According to sources from the military ...
Field - Soldier Academy

Field - Soldier Academy

Today, the army and navy still have the opportunity to learn military affairs at training grounds, shooting ranges, in the sky, in the seas and oceans. The headline of this article is known to veterans of the army, which was a slogan ...
Army reform in Russian

Army reform in Russian

The great moan is on the Russian land. The damned reformers from the Ministry of Defense did not confine themselves to the defeat of our glorious army, they now encroached on the sacred — on the system of military education. It happened...