24 You Are In The Army Now, Part 2

You Are In The Army Now, Part 2

We keep telling you about the fourteen darers who voluntary joined the army for a seven-day period. It's day number three and all of them begin to understand how
important such trivial things as a shower, comfortable bed and free time are. So, that day they practiced tank and armoured personnel carrier driving.
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15 You Are In The Army Now

You Are In The Army Now

Each man in Russia may face this. Military service. But this is not a regular army, this is a joint project of Ministry of Defence and Mayak radio station where 14 volunteers will join Russian Armed Forces for a period of 7 days and do what other
soldiers in this country do: march, shoot, drive tanks, etc. There will no harassment of younger soldiers in this army either because they are all equal. So, this is day number one. Recruits have come to the assembly point.
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26 Landing Exercise In Kamchatka

Landing Exercise In Kamchatka

On September, 13th, coastal defence troops exercised a long voyage and
landing of sea-borne troops in Kamchatka. Check out the photos.
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73 Moscow Yesterday

Moscow Yesterday

About 50 thousand (according to different data the figure may vary) people have thronged on Bolotnaya Square, Moscow, to protest against alleged electoral
fraud and the rulling party. Demonstrators were demanding a rerun of the election, and freedom for anyone arrested in protests earlier this week.
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8 Microchips For Russian Armed Forces

Microchips For Russian Armed Forces

Company 'Milandr' which is located in Zelenograd, a Russian Silicone Valley, produces electronics for Russian
world-famous weapons. This is not a secret factory with checkpoints and armed security guards... so let's check it out!
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21 What It Is Like To Be A Sniper

What It Is Like To Be A Sniper

By 2016, they plan to finish training and staffing an effective sniper force as a part of Russian land forces. After that, all snipers will be additionally trained 3 to 4 times a year according to programs that include: counter sniper training,
shooting training, working in pairs, etc. This time we are going to show you how they train snipers, why snipers must pass psychological tests and if they are prepared enough to provide medical assistance to their wounded partner.
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39 The Sukhoi Aircrafts Photo Collection

The Sukhoi Aircrafts Photo Collection

We have told you about the Sukhoi Su-35 in one of our previous articles, but now we want to show you some more
of the Sukhoi aircrafts because these planes are really worth seeing! Check out the photo collection:
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13 Back to the Secret Underground Complex of Balaklava

Back to the Secret Underground Complex of Balaklava

You could read about the underground submarine base - atomic shelter in Balaklava Bay in one of our previous articles, but this is a more detailed description supported by historical photos. So, as you know, the construction was
completed in 1963 and after the disintegration of the USSR the complex was passed on to the Ukraine where it had been plundered until they decided to turn it into a museum. In the picture you see its plan.
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24 Missile Complex Yars In Operation

Missile Complex Yars In Operation

Today we are going introduce the ground mobile missile complex (PGRK) 'Yars' to
you. You'll see it in operation, so it's going to be interesting. Check out!
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20 Lake Ladoga And The Road Of Life

Lake Ladoga And The Road Of Life

According to its director, this museum is one of the most popular museums in the St. Petersburg Region.  It is located in Osinovets Village and is called 'The Museum of the Road of Life'. The Road of Life was the ice road transport route across the frozen Lake Ladoga, which provided the only access to the besieged city of
Leningrad in the winter months during 1941–1944 while the perimeter in the siege was maintained by the German Army. The siege lasted for 29 months from 8 September 1941, to 27 January 1944. Over one million citizens of Leningrad died from starvation, stress, exposure and bombardments.
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