9 Moscow Defence: Connection of Times

Moscow Defence: Connection of Times

We cannot travel in time and see what was happenning many years ago, and we luckily do not see what was happening during WWII. But it will never stop to interest us. We still want to touch
the history. On these photos two epochs were connected: war time and present days. In the centre of attention is the defence of Moscow. Look how it was and how it is today.

25 It Is NOT Halloween!

It Is NOT Halloween!

It is just a new collection of demobees "spring-fall 2012". It's an important event in their lives
and they should look in a proper way to celebrate it. The solemn event needs a solemn uniform!

4 Armored Cars Aimed To Protect

Armored Cars Aimed To Protect

Interpolitech is an international exhibition of State Security: special police and military equipment, armament, weaponry, ammunition, means of
individual protection, optics, information security and means of communication. Now you are going to see some armored cars from the exhibition.
15 Moscow Is Behind

Moscow Is Behind

Every second Sunday of October, not far from Moscow, they hold a military and historic event called "Moscow Is Behind Us
1941" in memory of the defenders of the Borodino field during World War II. You are about to see how it looks like.

37 New Jet Fighter of the Russian Air Forces

New Jet Fighter of the Russian Air Forces

The Sukhoi PAK FA is a twin-engine jet fighter being developed by Sukhoi for the Russian Air Force. The Sukhoi T-50 is the prototype for PAK
FA. The first flight of the PAK FA was performed on 29th of January, 2010. The serial production is expected to start in 2015.

20 Service At the Border With China

Service At the Border With China

We are about to visit the place where two countries are bordering: Kazakhstan and
China. You can see now what a military service of Kazakh soldiers there is like.
36 Soviet War In Afghanistan

Soviet War In Afghanistan

The Soviet war in Afghanistan was a nine-year war during the Cold War fought by the Soviet Army and the Marxist-Leninist government of the Democratic Republic of Afghanistan against the
Afghan Mujahideen guerrilla movement and foreign "Arab–Afghan" volunteers. The Afghan government fought with the intervention of the Soviet Union as its primary ally.
13 Saving the Tractor of the War Time From the Swamp

Saving the Tractor of the War Time From the Swamp

"Stalinets" tractors were produced in 1937-1941 in Chelyabinsk for industrial and construction works. But they were also often used by the Red Army as a prime mover. This "Stalinets" tractor sank in winter 1942 in Usoditsa lake of the Zapadnodvinsky district of the Tver region, Russia. It was repeatedly searched and when was finally found there were
some attempts to pull it out. But it was not easy. The tractor was under the marsh bog. However the last attempt made by the volunteers together with the Russian Ministry of Defence and the Moscow search and restoration center "Rearguard", divers from Pskov and other specialists finally managed to pull the tractor out.

6 When Two Epochs Are Connected

When Two Epochs Are Connected

So much time has passed since WWII but some people still remember how hard it was to survive on those days. Two
periods have been connected on these pictures of Odessa, Ukraine: the city in the war time and in 2012.
29 Austere Military Camp For Teens

Austere Military Camp For Teens

It is some strange and austere children's camp located in the Crimea. Teenagers are taught Cossack combat
tactics and other skills which were used by warriors several centuries ago but haven't died till today.

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