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The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation: yesterday, today and tomorrow

The project is devoted to the study questions the historical heritage of the Russian army, its traditions, selfless way. We study how the strategic management of forces and means for solving diverse problems. Particular attention is paid to the development of the Armed Forces in Modern stage, assessing the effectiveness of individual steps, as well as military reform in general. Also assessed the views of foreign analysts on the issues of construction of the Russian armed forces.

As a sniper Ilya Kaplunov knocked out nine tanks

20 December 1942 in a battle near the farm of the lower-Kuma sniper Ilya Kaplunov shot down 9 enemy tanks. The last tanks he destroyed with a broken hand and a torn foot.

27-07-2016 admin 3122 0

The legend of army aviation

15 July 1982, during the Afghan campaign of 1979-1989, the second phase of the Panjshir operation. A special role in this military conflict was played by the pilots of army aviation. Today, helicopter pilots are an important part of the operation against the militants in Syria. "Газета.Ru" tells how during the war in Afghanistan, the Russian General showed miracles in piloting the Mi-8 helicopter.

16-07-2016 admin 2778 0

Once more on the battle of Khalkhin Gol

Passed 77 years from the time the Japanese troops were defeated at Khalkhin-Gol. However, it continues to remain interested in this armed conflict among historians studying the complex of problems related to the causes of the Second world war. The search continues for more accurate and reasonable answers to the questions: the conflict arose accidentally or intentionally organized, what are its causes, which party was the initiator and what was the purpose?

15-07-2016 admin 3584 0

After 14 days of fighting, the Wehrmacht had won, almost won

Until the beginning of July 1941, German soldiers smashed several Soviet armies and captured hundreds of thousands of enemy soldiers. The leadership of the Reich saw himself as a winner — and we have overlooked their own problems.

11-07-2016 admin 2591 0

"Moscow and Leningrad not to take, block and destroy"

What conferred the German command in the first month of the great Patriotic war.

11-07-2016 admin 2359 0