The book of memoirs of Soviet orientalist, Iranist and Afghanistan, D. I. N., Professor, Novosibirsk state University of V. N. Plastun. is a diary entry and a personal opinion of a man who was on the edge of one of the worst trends of Soviet foreign policy, defence and security of the USSR in the course of actual military confrontation in Afghanistan.
06-12-2016 admin 872 0
The reference to the past is not just a tribute to historically approved the provisions, principles and values, it is a necessary method of human orientation in historical time and space, the natural need of the present to find himself a place and purpose between past and future.
13-10-2016 admin 730 0
Проект: Special Operations: Theory and capabilities
It so happened that of all the special operations of the Soviet troops in the Afghan war is widely known, in fact, only a storming of the Palace Taj Beck, which killed the dictator Hafizullah Amin. Despite the fact that it was truly an outstanding operation, downright unfair that the special forces troops of the USSR in Afghanistan so plainly, and remained on the periphery of public attention. Meanwhile prolonged the Afghan war was the baptism of fire "alpha", "Vympel" and GRU special forces units proved to be one of the most effective components of the Soviet army. Actually, from Afghanistan originates the fashion, special forces, the legend of such units and wide dissemination of the word "spetsnaz".
21-08-2016 admin 462 0
Проект: The Armed Forces of the Russian Federation: yesterday, today and tomorrow
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 586 0
Проект: New in the military
This book represents the author's analysis of the experience of the military campaign in Afghanistan (2001-2014), as well as main development trends of armed conflict after the withdrawal of the main forces of the international coalition. In the basis of the work is the consideration of the key features of tactics of the warring parties, as well as the review and evaluation of the effectiveness of individual types of military equipment. The book discusses the possibility of combining Soviet experience in the Afghan war (1979-1989) and modern military experience of the international coalition in Afghanistan, taking into account prospects of development of military-political situation in the region and possible participation of Russia in these processes.
07-07-2016 OlegVal 786 0
The paper examines the role of US forces in the development of the Afghan National Army, the stages of the relationship between the two countries, the procedure for the establishment of the Afghan army, the Armed Forces of the country views and its development prospects.
14-11-2015 admin 1774 0
The paper examines questions about the role of Afghanistan's security issues in the Middle East and Central Asia. Reveal the geopolitical and strategic interests of leading countries such as USA and China, as well as regional leaders in the Middle East, such as India, Pakistan and Iran. Analyzes the political and military situation in Afghanistan at the moment 2014, the impact of processes in the field of ensuring security and stability in the country on the CIS and the Russian Federation as a whole.
14-11-2014 admin 2796 0
The whole world is anxiously watching developments in the middle East. The jihadists of the Islamic State in the shortest possible time managed to create a kind of ersatz government, which now threatens the regional stability and the existence of separate countries and governments.
12-11-2014 admin 837 0
The modern system of international relations is characterized by considerable dynamism. The consequence of this state of the international environment is a high likelihood of armed conflicts in various parts of the world.
11-11-2014 admin 1451 0
Presidential elections in Afghanistan has caused tensions. A. Ghani, with the highest number of votes, and A. Abdullah accuse each other of electoral fraud. In the situation intervened, NATO and the United States. But it's not stopping discord. On the other hand, deteriorated and fighting between rebels and government forces. Casualties among the Afghan army are growing. Experts are warning that the country's serious political crisis. Is projected and the possibility of a jump in the nearby regions. Thus, the expected emergence of geopolitical tensions in Central Asia. In this regard, there is a need to reflect on the impact of this situation on regional and global security.
26-08-2014 admin 834 0