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    Post  miketheterrible Tue Mar 29, 2022 4:42 pm

    franco wrote:
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    franco wrote:2022 Spring draft will be 134,500 as per Shoigu. 2021 Spring draft was 134,650 so basically the same. April 1st is the start date of the Spring draft.

    I can foreseen a larger numbers of people wanting to sign a contract now that Patriotism is on the rise over the Ukraine affair.

    Well, everyone but a certain member on this forums.

    Apparently they are taking experienced personnel on a 3 or 6 month contracts.

    Why only 3 to 6?  I wouldn't sign a contract for less than a year. Unless it is a pre-contract where they see if you are capable as is before a longer term contract.
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    Post  franco Tue Mar 29, 2022 5:24 pm

    miketheterrible wrote:
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    franco wrote:2022 Spring draft will be 134,500 as per Shoigu. 2021 Spring draft was 134,650 so basically the same. April 1st is the start date of the Spring draft.

    I can foreseen a larger numbers of people wanting to sign a contract now that Patriotism is on the rise over the Ukraine affair.

    Well, everyone but a certain member on this forums.

    Apparently they are taking experienced personnel on a 3 or 6 month contracts.

    Why only 3 to 6?  I wouldn't sign a contract for less than a year.  Unless it is a pre-contract where they see if you are capable as is before a longer term contract.

    Not sure, don't especially understand why a 3 month contract.

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    Post  franco Fri May 20, 2022 12:49 pm

    The State Duma proposed to abolish the age limit for the conclusion of the first contract in the army

    A draft law on the abolition of the age limit for the conclusion of the first contract for military service has been submitted to the State Duma. This was reported on the website of the system for ensuring the legislative activity of the State Duma.

    “The purpose of the bill is to eliminate the age limit for citizens of working age (foreign citizens), at which they are given the right to conclude the first contract for military service,” the explanatory note to the document states.

    It also notes that, according to the law "On military duty and military service", it is stipulated that the first contract for military service can be concluded by Russian citizens aged 18 to 40 years, and foreign citizens - from 18 to 30 years.

    The explanatory note emphasizes that this contributes to the recruitment of specialists in demanded specialties (medical support, engineering, maintenance, operation, communications, etc.)

    Earlier, a poll was conducted in Russia , which showed that the majority of Russians vote for the formation of the armed forces on a contract basis (55%). Only one in five Russians (21%) believes that the country needs a draft army. Moreover, among the men who served, there are twice as many supporters of conscription service than among those who did not serve (26 and 13%, respectively), but the majority are still for the contract army (65% among those who served and 72% among those who did not serve).

    https://www-gazeta-ru.translate.goog/army/news/2022/05/20/17774432.shtml?_x_tr_sl=ru&_x_tr_tl=en&_x_tr_hl=en
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    Post  Regular Mon May 23, 2022 2:55 pm

    https://t.co/S3tKrDJDvB

    Kommersant wrote:The military commissariat of the Lysvensky urban district of the Perm Territory announced on social networks the recruitment of citizens to conclude short-term contracts for the positions of officers, sergeants and privates to participate in the military operation in Ukraine. Information about this today, May 23, in the morning was posted on the official page of the district administration on the VKontakte social network . It was reported that a contract can be concluded for a period of 3 to 12 months. The monthly monetary allowance of contractors will be from 300 thousand rubles.

    300k that's 4600 euros per month or so. And that's just starting money... Shocked That's like 10x times more than what average Russians earn, it's insane.

    With such wages, there is literally no need to have mobilization.

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    Post  franco Mon Jul 25, 2022 1:28 pm

    Interesting numbers. Would assume this would be for contract personnel versus conscript or overall numbers.

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    Post  Hole Mon Jul 25, 2022 4:35 pm

    Have no fear, Buryat´s are here!  Very Happy

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    Post  franco Thu Aug 25, 2022 2:12 pm

    Apparently Putin has signed into law an increase in the military personnel totals effective January 1st, 2023:

    https://twitter.com/AZmilitary1/status/1562766957807448066/photo/1      (Russian)

    https://twitter.com/AZmilitary1/status/1562767344320909313/photo/1      (English)

    New authorized Ministry of Defense personnel totals;

    - Servicemen 1,150,628 (1,013,628 old) increase of 137,000 (have read about 18 new brigades being formed)

    - Civilians 889,130 (unchanged)

    = Total 2,039,758

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    Post  Hole Thu Aug 25, 2022 5:57 pm

    DPR and LPR will join Russia soon. Kherson and Zaporoshiya, too. The "militias" and "volunteer units" from these places will be officially incorporated into the Russian Armed Forces.

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    Post  ALAMO Thu Aug 25, 2022 6:02 pm

    Hole wrote:DPR and LPR will join Russia soon. Kherson and Zaporoshiya, too. The "militias" and "volunteer units" from these places will be officially incorporated into the Russian Armed Forces.

    Funny that you have mentioned that right now, as this was my thought Laughing
    Just after I have read in the local MSM how the whole concept is outrageous, but what is more important - how stupid.
    As it can't be fulfilled - another PR stunt fro the Kremlin.
    They have already informed the public how the Russkies desert en masse, need to carry out a forceful mobilization, shaved the strategic forces of the personnel and throw them into the meatgrinder as regular troopers - and to not make you wonder, it is a mighty Ukro army who is grinding them, of course.
    Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing Laughing
    Now, I know that you can read just similar shit in Germany, imagine how a normal, ordinary human being can be above this propaganda? It is impossible.

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    Post  franco Sat Sep 24, 2022 12:47 pm

    Russian Defense Ministry: Mikhail Mizintsev appointed to the post of Deputy Minister of Defense for Logistics


    Colonel-General Mikhail Mizintsev has been appointed Deputy Minister of Defense of Russia in charge of logistics. This is reported by the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.

    “Colonel-General Mikhail Mizintsev has been appointed to the post of Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, responsible for the logistics of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation,” the report says.

    It is clarified that Army General Dmitry Bulgakov was relieved of his post in connection with the transfer to another job.

    Previously, Mizintsev served as head of the National Defense Control Center of the Russian Federation

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    Post  Hole Sat Sep 24, 2022 1:29 pm

    Possible that Bulgakov will go to the new republics/regions?
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    Post  franco Sat Sep 24, 2022 2:24 pm

    Hole wrote:Possible that Bulgakov will go to the new republics/regions?

    He is 68 and some feel that he has not done the best job but who knows...
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    Post  caveat emptor Sat Sep 24, 2022 4:03 pm

    Bulgakov was dismissed. They might put him to some position of lesser importance before retirement.
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    Post  caveat emptor Sat Sep 24, 2022 4:08 pm

    It looks like this fat **** will be gone soon, as well.
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    If tomorrow Vyacheslav Gladkov, the governor of the Belgorod region - a key region for conducting the NVO and directly bordering on the area of ​​military operations, and the person directly responsible for partial mobilization, arrives in Moscow with a complaint about the formal, thoughtless and frankly bestial attitude towards the presidential decree on the part of the regional military commissar Valeriy Hrytsay, who has lived most of his life in the Kyiv region (where his mother still lives), thanks to whom mobilized and motivated people, firstly, have been sitting at the motorsport complex for the third day without food, sleeping places, maintenance and clear prospects, and the unsystematic enrollment includes even elderly invalids who hardly cling to life - the Office will only support this appeal of the governor.

    This is not even connivance and indifference - this is real sabotage on the part of a person who is obliged to ensure the full staffing of the Russian Army with combat-ready personnel.

    P.S. This is actually very good. Purge the fuckers from the system.

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    Post  limb Sat Sep 24, 2022 4:10 pm

    caveat emptor wrote:It looks like this fat **** will be gone soon, as well.
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    If tomorrow Vyacheslav Gladkov, the governor of the Belgorod region - a key region for conducting the NVO and directly bordering on the area of ​​military operations, and the person directly responsible for partial mobilization, arrives in Moscow with a complaint about the formal, thoughtless and frankly bestial attitude towards the presidential decree on the part of the regional military commissar  Valeriy Hrytsay, who has lived most of his life in the Kyiv region (where his mother still lives), thanks to whom mobilized and motivated people, firstly, have been sitting at the motorsport complex for the third day without food, sleeping places, maintenance and clear prospects, and  the unsystematic enrollment includes even elderly invalids who hardly cling to life - the Office will only support this appeal of the governor.

    This is not even connivance and indifference - this is real sabotage on the part of a person who is obliged to ensure the full staffing of the Russian Army with combat-ready personnel.

    P.S. This is actually very good. Purge the fuckers from the system.

    So this is one of the potbelly retards huh
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    Post  franco Fri Sep 30, 2022 9:40 pm


    Putin signed a decree on the autumn conscription of Russian citizens for military service

    President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the autumn conscription. This is stated on the official portal of legal information.

    The document says that 120,000 people will be called up for military service.

    “To carry out from November 1 to December 31, 2022, the conscription for military service of citizens of the Russian Federation aged 18 to 27 years who are not in the reserve and are subject to conscription for military service,” the text of the document says.

    Earlier, hotline 122 told the citizens of the Russian Federation how to resolve the issue with the military registration and enlistment office in case of illness. You can also find out who can get a deferment from the draft for medical reasons.

    NOTE: 2021 Fall draft numbers were 127,500

    https://tvzvezda-ru.translate.goog/news/2022930201-T7tFV.html?_x_tr_sl=auto&_x_tr_tl=en&_x_tr_hl=en-GB&_x_tr_pto=nui

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    Post  franco Sat Oct 01, 2022 12:34 pm

    Peskov explained the reasons for the postponement of the start of the autumn draft


    The head of the press service of the Kremlin, Dmitry Peskov, explained the reasons for the postponement of the start of the autumn call to active military service. Instead of October 1st, it will start on November 1st.

    The press secretary of the President of the Russian Federation gave his comment on this issue to journalists from the RIA Novosti agency .

    He said that the shift in the deadline for the start of conscription should facilitate the work of military registration and enlistment offices, which have been experiencing significant overload in recent days. After all, the adoption of this decision will lead to the fact that the flows of mobilized citizens and conscripts will be divorced in time.

    Now the military registration and enlistment offices are heavily overloaded due to partial mobilization. In order not to aggravate this overload, the following decision was made

    Peskov explained.

    Usually, the autumn call lasts from October 1 until the New Year. Now it will start a month later, but will end, as in previous years, on December 31st.

    A day earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on conscription for military service. It is expected to call this year 120,000 recruits, whose age is 18-27 years.

    Unlike previous years, this year also sees a partial mobilization of reservists. It was announced on September 21st. As the head of the Russian defense department Sergei Shoigu explained, this decision was caused by the need to control the line of contact with the enemy in the zone of military special operation, the length of which is about a thousand kilometers. It is also required to strengthen control over the territories liberated during the NWO.

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    Post  caveat emptor Mon Oct 03, 2022 7:24 am

    Good news

    https://t.me/rybar/39654

    The dismissal of the military commissars of the Khabarovsk Territory and the Belgorod Region, with the possibility of bringing the latter to criminal responsibility, is clear evidence that the system, although with a creak, is responding to the call of civil society.

    Yes, of course, this is minuscule: there are other regions where people are complaining about work of military commissariats.  Novosibirsk Region, Primorsky Territory, Sverdlovsk Region, St. Petersburg - we will not be mistaken if we add at least 60% of the regions to this list.

    We really hope that each "stick" military commissar will find his measure of restraint.  Because to do as much harm to discredit the Armed Forces and the decrees of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief as they did in the framework of partial mobilization, one must try.

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    Post  franco Wed Oct 05, 2022 12:40 pm


    Deferred draft: who is expected in the army in November
    Partial mobilization and annual conscription campaign were separated by terms

    The autumn draft in 2022 starts a month later than usual-on November 1, but it should traditionally end by the New Year. The Kremlin explained the postponement of deadlines by the desire to unload the military enlistment offices, which are now occupied by the mobilized. Izvestia answers the most popular questions about the autumn draft-2022 and explains how conscription differs from partial mobilization.
    Facts and figures

    The autumn Draft-2022 will run from November 1 to December 31.
    It is planned to send 120 thousand conscripts aged 18-27 to serve.
    For the first time, representatives of IT professions receive a postponement from the service.
    In addition, starting from January 1, 2023, the regular number of military personnel (including contract soldiers) will increase. There will be 137 thousand more of them.
    Another 300 thousand people were called up as part of a partial mobilization. These are mostly reserve soldiers of the 1st category.

    FULL ARTICLE: https://translated.turbopages.org/proxy_u/ru-en.en.cfe5d01f-633d5d4a-a6b719e5-74722d776562/https/iz.ru/1405267/mariia-shaipova/otlozhennyi-prizyv-kogo-zhdut-v-armii-v-noiabre

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    Post  ALAMO Wed Oct 05, 2022 1:04 pm

    The question is if they will release the last year's draftees to take the Autumn draft or not.
    If not, that would mean almost a 0.5 mln more in lines.
    As easy as that.
    Folks who spent 12 months already can be easily used for much more responsible tasks, not necessarily in the front of a military operation.
    They can just release a huge number of professional troops.
    Still, I suppose that not more than half of that number goes to the land forces anyway.
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    Post  franco Wed Oct 05, 2022 1:30 pm

    ALAMO wrote:The question is if they will release the last year's draftees to take the Autumn draft or not.
    If not, that would mean almost a 0.5 mln more in lines.
    As easy as that.
    Folks who spent 12 months already can be easily used for much more responsible tasks, not necessarily in the front of a military operation.
    They can just release a huge number of professional troops.
    Still, I suppose that not more than half of that number goes to the land forces anyway.

    I read that the present conscripts are to be released per usual. Most of the new contract soldiers in the Defense forces and Rosgvardia are recruited from released conscripts. The last figures that I read was from 2020 and 75-80,000 were recruited out of 263,000 conscripts.

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    Post  Hole Wed Oct 05, 2022 4:56 pm

    As Germany was starting her adventures in the former Yugoslavia the W+ program was started. A concsript could stay longer (from 1 to 8 months if I remember correctly) and could also be used outside of Germany. Was well paid and a great success.
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    Post  caveat emptor Thu Oct 06, 2022 6:51 am

    It seems that there were massive corruption and "mishandling" of uniforms and other equipment in the warehouses of Ru MoD.

    https://t.me/boris_rozhin/66201

    "In the State Duma, the chairmen of the committees on defense and security and combating corruption signed a letter to the Prosecutor General in order to figure out where everything had gone, because the financing of the rear was carried out in full in the past. The question is - where is it all?"

    - former commander of the 58th army, reserve lieutenant general, State Duma deputy Andrey Gurulev
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    Post  caveat emptor Thu Oct 06, 2022 7:01 am

    Also, there are still problems and scandals with mobilized troops like ones that were "forgotten" in Belgorod.
    Thankfully, whole story was picked up by national media and aired on national tv channels, so hopefully, situation will get better.
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    Post  franco Mon Oct 10, 2022 1:27 pm

    Commander-in-Chief Sergei Surovikin - Putin instructed "General Surovoy" to save Russia in Ukraine

    The young aviation commander got the opportunity to do what he does best - organize battles on the ground.

    Even people who are infinitely far from the army and navy are already clear that by this autumn our special operation in Ukraine has gone somewhere completely different from where the Kremlin initiators of this military-political idea dreamed of sending it in February. The front line at the end of the eighth month of fighting stood up almost tightly. And if in some places it even slightly changes its configuration, then more often it is in the exact opposite direction from our good intentions dated February 2022.

    Under these conditions, it is even somehow embarrassing to recall the main tasks that were originally set by President Vladimir Putin for the Russian troops going on a military campaign. Let me remind you that only two of them have been declared: complete demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine. Alas, the achievement of such goals by today, in my opinion, has disappeared in the thick powder smoke of Donbass, Kherson and Kharkov. And also - in the thick of the political and propaganda fog enveloping the events there.

    Because what kind of demilitarization are we talking about now, if since February the NATO bloc has been openly dumping mountains of weapons unthinkable before on the neighboring republic? And the military industry of the alliance for years to come is inundated with orders for the manufacture of new ultra-modern arsenals. Which, no doubt, when ready from American and European factories, will immediately go in the same direction.

    It is simply impossible to kill all this “to zero”. How impossible it is with an epic sword-treasurer just like that, without first striking a magic finger, to cut off every single head from the fabulous Serpent-Gorynych. Because, no matter how much you wave your miracle blade, new enemy heads spewing fire and flame immediately grow in their place.

    And what kind of decisive denazification should commanders and officers-political workers tell Russian soldiers in the trenches, sending them to mortal combat? After all, it is obvious that a huge part of the Ukrainian population on the other side of the front has long turned away from Russia. Yes, as a result of the devastating human losses suffered by this country. Yes, after realizing the future hopelessness of life that threatens almost every survivor among the multiplying ruins on the site of factories and plants.

    But what does it change? All the same, the Ukrainians who realized all this today are closer to our enemies than to us. And that means closer to their Nazi defenders.

    And it is impossible to convince these misguided Ukrainians. In any case, until the time when every single one of their cities and villages is under our control. However, the further, the weaker one believes in the achievability of such a result. Unless, of course, the situation at the front continues to develop as it has developed to this day.

    Probably, the key tasks of the Kremlin troops should have been changed long ago. From those that became semi-mythical after half of the world entered the war with us, to simple and clear: “Finish off the enemy in his own lair!”. In whatever European or North American capital this lair turned out to be during the hostilities.

    At least one country - Ukraine - is guaranteed to disappear from the political map of the world, and not just turn out to be "denazified" and "demilitarized", but sovereign. Well, yes. Ukraine will not.

    At the same time, what remains of this previously wonderful country will certainly become part of Russia. Whether someone likes it in Kyiv (and beyond these borders of the republic captured by the Nazis!) Or not. Because - and what in return?

    Otherwise, Russia will become someone's part. Or what will remain of our country in the end is hotter than the flaring up battle.

    How else? The increasingly threatening flywheel of front-line events leaves neither us nor the Ukrainians with any other options except for the two listed. And the special operation itself, right before our eyes, menacingly rolls over the framework of the relatively limited format of this battle originally conceived by the Kremlin.

    I have no doubt that this is how the Kremlin sees everything now. And it is precisely with such a measure, I have no doubt, that they approach the choice of those who, in fact, have to entrust the fate of not even a special operation. Russia itself.

    The other day, 55-year-old General of the Army Sergei Surovikin was nominated for the role of savior by the president , for his very difficult and quick to punish character, he was nicknamed "General Surov" in his subordinate troops.

    In comments on this decision by Putin, many focused on the fact that Surovikin, who previously led the Southern Group, which has been successfully fighting for Kherson since February, is now leading all Russian troops in the former territories of Ukraine. I think it is hardly worth paying special attention to this fact. If only because the united group in our area existed before. From April, it was led by Hero of Russia General of the Army Alexander Dvornikov . Concurrently, he is the commander of the Southern Military District, territorially closest to Ukraine.

    Apparently, this did not end well for Dvornikov. Judging by the state of affairs at the front, he failed to cope with the coordination of the efforts of all the troops of the Ministry of Defense, which by that time had stretched from Kharkov to Kherson, as well as the troops of the Russian Guard, the Wagnerites, the Kadyrovites, and the corps of the People's Militia of Donbass.

    Perhaps the fault is the insufficient status of the commander of only the troops of the military district in Dvornikov's case in such a military leadership. It is clear that in the matter of coordinating efforts at the front, he definitely had to enter into conflict relations with military leaders sitting much higher than him. For it is they who decide which units and formations, as well as which equipment to send at the disposal of the commander of the combined group.

    I do not rule it out: Dvornikov's heated disputes could happen with the Moscow command of the Russian Guard. Or with the same Ramzan Kadyrov , whose independent character and personal closeness to Putin began to appear too prominently in the events in Ukraine. And you never know who else?

    Perhaps the result of such military-administrative difficulties was the fact noted at the beginning of the summer: according to American intelligence, approximately from that time on, the commander of the combined group stopped appearing at the front. Coincidentally or not, but just from that time our problems with the special operation in Ukraine, which ended in a retreat from the Kharkov region that looked like a flight, began to grow.

    It turns out that here it was the turn of Army General Surovikin to accept a heavy inheritance. Why was he chosen?

    Firstly, whatever one may say, but in addition to commanding the Southern Group, he is also the commander-in-chief. True, the Aerospace Forces, and not the Ground Forces. Which, it would seem, would be more logical in this context.

    But be that as it may, in the military hierarchy, any commander-in-chief in status is much higher than any commander of a military district. And in a military environment, the status of an office chair is often much more significant than the personal authority of the most honored general, but of a lower rank. After all, the principle: “I am the boss, you are a fool” has not yet been canceled in the Armed Forces.

    Hence the conclusion: Surovikin with coordination at the front can turn out better than it happened with Dvornikov, who was removed from this case.

    But, I suppose, even the status of the new commander in this appointment is not the main thing. The main thing is that, as far as one can judge, Putin trusts this new commander almost unlimitedly. The extremely intricate windings of Surovikin's military biography convince of this.

    At the end of the USSR, in 1987, he graduated with a gold medal from the Omsk Higher Combined Arms Command School named after M.V. Frunze . Further - he quickly skipped all the steps of a surprisingly successful infantry commander: platoon commander, company commander.

    In 1989, he almost died during the exercises, saving his subordinates. The officer himself sat down at the levers of an infantry fighting vehicle with a full load of ammunition that suddenly flared up. And risking his life, he drove her away from his confused soldiers.

    Four years after graduation, when the Soviet Union was collapsing in the blood and mass betrayal of its own leadership, Captain Surovikin already commanded a battalion in the famous "court" 2nd Guards Taman Division near Moscow.

    It was his battalion, on the orders of Minister of Defense Marshal Dmitry Yazov , on the night of August 20-21, 1991, rushed along the avenues of the capital to the White House, where the most notorious Yeltsinists and thousands of Muscovites deceived by their political chatter under the guise of a "people's revolution" completed the defeat of the state writhing in agony .

    In the tunnel on the Garden Ring, a column of infantry fighting vehicles stopped in front of an angry crowd. Surovikin from the armor tried to appeal to the mind of the distraught "revolutionaries". He fired twice into the air with his service pistol. With twelve BMPs broke out of the tunnel. When trying to still hold back the rest of the cars, three young people fell under the tracks. Those who were later completely bewildered Mikhail Gorbachev , to the laughter of the chickens, by his decree declared the Heroes of the Soviet Union so carefully destroyed by them.

    Surprisingly, even after the victory of the Yeltsinists, Surovikin's military career did not end there. However, he spent seven whole months in custody while the preliminary investigation was underway. The charge of treason was dropped only after the battalion commander managed to prove that, to the best of his ability, he only carried out the orders of the command. And, fortunately, he continued to serve.

    Then he commanded regiments and divisions, first in Yekaterinburg, and then in Chechnya. He headed the 20th Combined Arms Army. He served as chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff. He was deputy commander in succession in three military districts. Since 2013, he himself commanded the Eastern Military District.

    In March 2017, he led our grouping in Syria. It was under Surovikin in that war that Russia achieved a decisive turning point. For this he became a Hero of Russia and, according to some reports, was very close to Putin. So much so that immediately upon his return from Syria, he received the standard of the Commander-in-Chief of the Aerospace Forces from the hands of the President. The first primordial motorized rifleman in Russian history stood at the head of our entire military aviation!

    In itself, this was the first sign of the head of state's highest confidence in General Surovikin. And the second such sign, obviously, should be considered the circumstances under which the new presidential favorite stood at the head of our united group of troops in Ukraine. On October 7, 2022, on his 70th birthday, Putin took the time to call Surovikin himself and announce his new appointment. This is definitely a sign.

    Now, with this very young general for both of his military posts, everything is simple. If he succeeds and wins, it is very likely that at least he will be able to replace General of the Army Valery Gerasimov as Chief of the General Staff. As a maximum, it threatens, in my opinion, to stagger the ministerial chair even under Sergei Shoigu himself . Moreover, in many respects it is too obvious for society that Sergey Kuzhugetovich's failed work in the "Ukrainian direction" Putin simply cannot be satisfied with.

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