On the 70th anniversary of the counter-offensive. Tula offensive

In the period from December 6, 1941 on December 16, 1941 was carried out operation troops of the left wing of the Western Front, which is known as Tula offensive. Need to see that this counter-offensive was preceded by a period of heavy defensive battles. In the period from October 24 to December 5, Tula was a defensive operation. Russian troops on the main strategic direction of Tula defense were constant attacks by infantry supported by tanks, artillery and mortar shelling, air raids by German aircraft, Tula was half-encircled.

Yet the city could not hold, and the front

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On the 70th anniversary of the counter-offensive. Klin-operation Solnechnogorskaya

After the disaster of October coming to the capital of the USSR German command decided to prepare a new blow troops of Army Group "Center" to encircle and capture of Moscow by targeting its north and south.

To hit the north of Moscow on the front Kalinin — Volokolamsk — Ruza focused third and 4th Panzer groups under the command of Reinhardt and E. Hepner (7 tank, 3 and 4 motorized infantry divisions). By the Soviet Union defense held 30th Army under the command of Major-General Lelyushenko and the 16th Army under the command of Lieutenant General Rokossovsky.

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On the 70th anniversary of the counter-offensive. Kaluga offensive

After the defeat of the southern shock group Wehrmacht general situation on the left flank of the Western Front was formed subsequent. Destroyed during the Tula offensive 2nd Panzer Army under General Heinz Guderian was retreating in the south-west, and the left-flank 53rd Army Corps retreated to the west. Between them a gap of about 30 km. The Germans sought to delay the Russian troops on the borders and in the crotch of prepared for defense support Mon. Among them were: the limit of the Oka River, the district Vysokinichi and Detchino, fortified limit Kondrovo — Linen Factory, Kaluga,

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On the 70th anniversary of the counter-offensive. Kalinin offensive

The counter-offensive of the Red Army near Moscow was the first major offensive in the stateliness Russian War (1941-1945). By the beginning of December 1941 rushing toward the Soviet capital group of German troops in the angry battles with the forces of the West, South-Western, Kalinin fronts have suffered significant losses, were stretched out on a broad front and eventually lost his punching power.

Since 1 December 1941 the commander of Army Group "Center" von Bock sent a dispatch to Commander of the Army von Brauchitsch, in which said he did not have the strength to maneuver a large

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On the 70th anniversary of the counter-offensive. Eletskaya offensive

Old as Russia itself, the city and the city-warrior-worker Dace (Hail for the first time mentioned in chronicles in 1146) wrote many glorious pages in its history. He was the principal reference Fri, who was blocking the path to the enemy. In particular, it is known in the history of the town of Battle of summer 1395. Then the army went to Russia stern leader and conqueror of many peoples and lands of Tamerlane. Once the residents refused to surrender, the army broke the resistance of the Steel Hromtsov elchan and broke into the fortress. All the defenders and

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On the 70th anniversary of the counter-attack, as was daunted by the Typhoon

In these days of 70 years ago on the outskirts of Moscow was determined not only ending the second world war, the mighty Russian war, and even then, in what direction will the future development of human civilization. Will this kind of socialism or capitalism in the form of Nazism (or fascism).

In fact, all military and financial power in continental Europe were united and thrown against the Russian Union. In addition to official allies satellite Third Reich: Italy, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Slovakia, Croatia, Finland, Spain, Italy, in the battles of the Red Army, with volunteers participated and "national"

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Nestor lzheletopisets

The first indigenous people of Moscow were vyatichi, which the chronicler Nestor says this: "… There were two brothers in lyahah one Radim, another Vyatka, Radim came and sat on the river Sozh from him Dubbed radzimichy, Vyatka and his native village on the Oka River, from He was nicknamed vyatichi. "

Then Nestor describes their manners and customs:

"Radimichi, vyatichi northerners have the same custom of living in the woods like animals, they all ate unclean sramoslove had them before fathers and daughters in law, marriage was not with them, but there were revels between the villages. Converged

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The Battle of Borodino / Borodino and its heroes watch online

Borodino Scramble (in the French tradition — a fight on the Moscow River, fr. Bataille de la Moskova) — наикрупнейшее fight Russian war 1812 years between Russian and French armies. Held on August 26 (September 7) 1812 year at the village Borodino (125 km west of Moscow). During the 12-hour battle the French army managed to capture the position of the Russian army in the center and on the left wing, but after the cessation of hostilities, the French army moved to the initial position. The next day the command of the Russian army was the withdrawal of troops.

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Russian army destroys itself

Explosions in landfills or why conscript soldiers killed

 

In Altai grandfathers crippled rookie, beating and throwing him from the fourth floor

Kazan — Novosibirsk, Russia, September 06 (New Region, Olga Panfilov) — Military investigators are checking in obtaining injury Private Nikolai Morozov, to serve in the military unit located in the Altai region. The father of a soldier, he was thrown from the fourth floor of old-timers. This was reported in the Kazan Human Rights Center (PCC).

21-year-old injured soldiers from Tatarstan was drafted this summer and sent to serve

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The results of 2010 (Part I)

The main result of 2010 can be considered the event that the ongoing military reform in Russia realized the same fate as all the other reforms shortly. The implementation of reforms has been the minister of defense once the commander in chief seems to delve into the essence of what is happening, he is passionate photo or can be considered. that he is not competent in military matters and commissioned work true "specialist collapse of the army," which became a notorious figure A. Serdyukov. It seems that there were no major activities of the Minister in this regard it

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