September 1 and 2 in all the educational institutions of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation will be celebrations of the Day of Knowledge and the start of the new school year.
On the eve of Russian Defense Minister Gen. Sergei Shoigu has congratulated the staff of the educational institutions of the Knowledge Day and the beginning of the new academic year.
"In the classroom and on the ranges you have to understand the fundamentals of that later become highly qualified, dedicated professionals who can effectively solve the problem of the security of the state" — said the head of the military. In his congratulatory message, Gen. Sergei Shoigu wished with all my heart to strive for new achievements, and realize high level of responsibility in the performance of their duty, well-being, academic excellence, service and work for the good of our country.
Vice-Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, the top commanders of the species and arms, heads of central bodies of military management will participate in the celebrations of the Day of Knowledge and the beginning of the school year in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Krasnodar, Kostroma, Novosibirsk, Kazan, Smolensk, Ryazan, Tyumen, Voronezh, Vladivostok, Kaliningrad, Tver, Vol'sk, Omsk, Penza, Yekaterinburg, Ulyanovsk, Kronstadt and many other cities of the country.
In 2013, increased significantly in the first set of courses at all military schools of citizens who decided to dedicate his life to the service of the Fatherland. Total Defense for learning to take advantage gained by the first courses of universities around 15,000 people, which is 7.5 times higher than the last set in 2012.
Today opened its doors to the guys who want to run to connect his life to the profession of Defender of the Fatherland, Tyumen Presidential Cadet Academy. For his party will start the new school year, more than 350 people. Nearly 300 children start to learn and adopted this year to the Ministry of Defence of the Aksai Daniel Ephraim Cossack Cadet Corps.
For the first time in 2013, crossed the threshold of presidential cadet, Suvorov military, Nakhimov Naval, the Moscow Military Music School and Cadet (sea cadet) corps of the Ministry of Defence in 1900 boys and 120 girls.