Russian bloggers were invited to a Special Purpose Police Unit base in Yekaterinburg where they got a chance to see this extreme profession from the inside.
Russian abbreviation for “Special Purpose Police Unit”.
In the territory of the base there is a chapel built for the money of the officers and employees.
There one may see various items that remind of the battles.
Shot through bullet-proof vest.
These are modelled episodes from the Chechen war.
The unit of Yekaterinburg lost a lot of men there.
A lot of attention is dedicated to the faith.
Commanders say that a soldier’s success depends on three factors: 50% – training, 30% – luck and 20% – faith.
Replica of an explosive device.
Then the technical facilities were demonstrated, this jeep is called “Tiger”.
Bloggers examine armoured troop carriers.
“Tiger” from the inside.
This is water-cannon.
Inside of the command truck.
Then there was an exhibition taking. An entrepreneur comes up to his car with money.
..Gets attacked by criminals.
Then the criminals get taken by special forces.
Various staff weapons. From manual granade launchers to “anti-snipers”.
Closer to the end of the tour bloggers were given a chance to do some shooting.