Video report to the Public Chamber of the General Nikolai Makarov on the reform of the army

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Video of the detailed presentations Russian Chief of General Staff, General Nikolai Makarov and his report on the reform of the Russian army.

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Preparation of Kutuzovs army to counter-attack. Difficulties in supply

For the transition of the Russian army in coming, after the abandonment of Moscow, it was necessary to make certain conditions. The army had to fill in a little time to teach new recruits, arm and equip them. A more fundamental problem was the creation of the mobile stores, supply bases, the establishment of mobile hospitals. To do this, the War Department and government agencies have done a great job. A special role was played by the organizing Misha Kutuzov.

16 (28) September Misha Illarionovich joined the 1st and 2nd armies into one, retaining the title of her

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Degradantov army in the service of a progressive part of mankind

On the instructions of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States a study was conducted among U.S. military personnel of different types of troops. From the recently published report suggests that alcoholism, abuse of strong pain killers and suicide rates have reached crisis proportions.

According to the report, approximately 20% of all military personnel in the United States recognize that "they drink a lot." Almost half of the regularly participates in binge drinking, defined by experts as the adoption at a time five or more drinks of alcohol (one dose — a small

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The feat of Smolensk (1609-1611 years)

Old Russian city of Smolensk, which is located on both banks of the Dnieper River, known for his chronicles with 862-863 deg's as a union of Slavic tribes Krivichy (archaeological evidence they say about his older stories). With 882 years Smolensk land was annexed to the Prophetic Oleg Russian state. The city and the land has written many heroic pages in defense of our country. He became the main fortress on our western borders, right up to the stateliness Russian war. One of the most recognizable feats of Smolensk — is defense of Smolensk in 1609 — 1611 years.

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Division feat Neverovskiy under reddish

Peter Hess. Quest for reddish. General Neverovskiy feat.

2 (14) August 1812 there was a battle of reddish. Since it began Smolensk battle. After the unification of the 1st and 2nd Russian Army near Smolensk in the central direction it's kind of a lull. French long-term government made a stop in Vitebsk to rest the troops, to solve problems of supply of the army. In addition, part of the French generals advocated for an end coming, and transfer it to 1813. French units were scattered over significant distances from each other. Vitebsk was Napoleon Guard and the division of

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Maloyaroslavets Napoleon realized that he must be on the lam from the Russian Federation …

"Free Press" continues a series of publications devoted to the Russian war of 1812. Now our source, Ph.D., Senior Research Fellow of the Institute of Russian History, RAS Yevgeniy Mezentcev knows about one of the underrated events since then.

"SP": — As you know, after a bout of Maloyaroslavets Napoleon had to turn to his own soldiers ravaged Smolensk road. And if he had a chance to wait until spring in Moscow and to continue the war?

— According to the recollections of some approximation of Napoleon, at first he was going to spend the winter in Moscow. At

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Under the guise of the new tank China produces own an old type 96

The web site taringa.net reported that China-based Sino-Pakistani "Al Khalid", allegedly made the latest export version of VT-2. In fact the present model is a variant of the tank car type 96G, which since the mid-2000s Enters Service with the Chinese army.

VT-2 is an upcoming development of the Type 96

In turn, the Type 96G is forthcoming development of the combat vehicle, made even in the middle of the 80s. In a very early version of this tank was armed with a 105 mm cannon. But later, when the Chinese managed to get Russian T-72, they just copied his

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Victory and defeat the Livonian War. Part 4

Fight for Wenden

Stefan Batory planned to not only repel Russian forces conquered the town and fortress of Livonia, but the Russian government to put on a series of decisive blows. Polish master planned to cut off the Russian troops in the Baltic region of the Russian Federation and capture of Polotsk and Smolensk, then to capture Moscow. Polish Parliament, convened in Warsaw in March 1578, decided to resume the war with the Russian kingdom.

For its part the Russian command did not want to give in Wenden (Kes), which the Poles and Lithuanians took over in 1577. In

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The victory of Russian troops in the Battle of Kulikovo

8 (21) September 1380 Russian warriors were victorious in the Battle of Kulikovo. This battle was one of the important events that have hitherto determine the consciousness of the Russian people, their awareness of the history and destiny of the people of Russia, Russia.

With 1359 on 1380 on the throne of the Golden Horde rulers gave way to more than 25, and many uluses tried to become independent. This is the time in Russian chronicles has been called "The Great zamyatnya." In the western part of the country (from the Crimea to the right bank of the Volga)

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On the rack Attention! Or Humbly

On December 1, the Russian army will be the first full-time chaplain

In Moscow may soon seem like training courses chaplains. This was announced by Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov after the meeting with the Patriarch of All Russia and Metropolitan Kirill. Where and what to teach future doctors soldiers and officers' shower has not been decided. Well, in general, to all appearances, the return of churches in our brigade, battalion and the ships is very difficult.

In fact, in the modern Russian Federation, this process began a half-ka 10 years ago. The old system partpolitraboty fell together with

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