Russian Army to be reinvented from head to foot

Tuesday 12th March, 2013

There are 70,000 vacant officer positions in the Russian troops today. Existing military educational institutions can prepare only 15,000 a year. A number of well-known military schools will be restored, including the Ryazan Airborne Command School. It is planned to restore divisions instead of brigades and reinstate the institute of warrant officers. As many as 55,000 will come instead of the reduced amount of 110,000, if they can find them, of course.

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