The 727th separate battalion of marines of the Caspian Flotilla was formed in 2000 and it was a part of the 77 separate brigade of marines. But in December 2009 the brigade was disbanded, the battalion continued its existence and its soldiers
were billeted in the 114th military camp in Astrakhan. The main marines' purposes are the protection and defense of the Caspian Flotilla, resistance to terrorism, localization of border conflicts in the Caspian sea and others.
Maybe one day Afghanistan will become a peaceful and prosperous country and its system of education will serve as an example to be followed. One day a new educational system may be adopted, the population will be able to boast
of total literacy and thousands of well-educated specialists will participate in turning their native land into a rich country. However, nowadays the situation with schools is far from being good and optimistic.
We've got many posts about Russian army. However, someone believes that the propaganda of strong Russia on federal channels often differs radically from the actual situation. While other countries hide their real power, Russia (in the absence of any) shows off all more or less embodied projects. Just recently the invention of a new plane was accompanied by a
colorful show with a fanfare - an event for the country... but seems to be a mockery for the whole world. So let's look through the eyes of a casual observer how looks a prestigious military unit in the small town of Gvardeisky. That is so to say the starting point of a recruit on his way to becoming a defender of the Motherland...