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The General staff spoke about "red lines" for other countries

Russia fundamentals of the state policy on nuclear deterrence marked the "red line", violation of which potential opponent will receive a crushing retaliatory strike, said head of the main operations Directorate of the General staff of the Armed forces, major General Andrey Sterlin.

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin on June 2 approved the foundations of state policy on nuclear deterrence. Document reglementary the conditions under which Moscow reserves the right to nuclear strike, and also describes the main threats to Russia in the field of nuclear deterrence.

The level of combat training of the Russian military grew during a pandemic

Indicators of combat training in the Armed forces of the Russian Federation has not declined due to limitations associated with the coronavirus, they exceed the same period last year, said the head of the main Directorate of combat training of the armed forces Colonel-General Ivan Buvala.

He said that we are talking about the experience of driving military vehicles and tanks, air RAID and nepravilnosti crews.

In the Syrian port of Tartus was a parade of Russian warships in honor of Navy Day

The parade of warships and support vessels of Russian Navy was held at anchor in the Syrian port of Tartus, the festive event was attended by nine warships, boats and support vessels of the Russian Navy, 14 Russian aircraft and two missile boats of the Navy Syria, said on Sunday the Russian defense Ministry.

"In the parade were involved in modern combat ships of the Russian Navy diesel – electric submarine of project 636.3 "Novorossiysk", the frigate "Admiral Makarov", seagoing minesweeper "Vice-Admiral Zakhar'in" and vessels of auxiliary fleet – kollektorno the ship KIL-158 and rescue tug SB-36. In some parts of the military-sports festival participated in anti-sabotage boats of the type "Raptor" and "Rook" ... the festival events was attended by nine warships, boats and support vessels of the Russian Navy, 14 aircrafts of Air and space forces and naval aviation of the Russian Navy, two missile boats of the Navy of Syria", - is spoken in the message.

More than 8.4 thousand Russian soldiers were recovered from coronavirus

Over 8.4 thousand Russian soldiers were recovered from coronavirus, including during the day, recovered 83 people, according to a Bulletin of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation.

"For the past day in the Armed forces of the Russian Federation after treatment recovered 83 soldiers. The total number recovered in the armed forces (cumulatively) increased to 8463 people", - stated in the message.

Per day from coronavirus recovered 74 Russian military

More than 8,3 thousand the Russian military recovered from coronavirus, including during the day, recovered 74 people, according to a Bulletin of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation.

"For the past day in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation after treatment recovered 74 soldiers. The total number recovered in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (on an accrual basis) increased to 8380 people", - stated in the message.

In Russia more than 8.3 thousands of soldiers recovered from COVID-19

More than 8,3 thousand the Russian military recovered from coronavirus, including during the day, recovered 122 people, according to a Bulletin of the Ministry of defense of the Russian Federation.

"For the past day in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation after treatment recovered 122 soldiers. The total number recovered in the armed forces (cumulatively) increased to 8306 people", - stated in the message.

In Russia ended with the sudden check of combat readiness of troops

The event ended with a sudden check the combat readiness of the armed forces, held from 17 to 21 July, on the decision of Russian President Vladimir Putin, said the Russian defense Ministry.

It is noted that the troops and forces of the southern military district, a part of the military control bodies and troops of the WMD, the compounds of the airborne forces, as well as formations and military units the Navy marine corps return to places of permanent deployment. The defense Ministry said that the audit staffs of formations and military units were brought to the highest degree of combat readiness.

The case of MH17 on the merits will not commence before 2021

The proceedings of the crash Malaysian Boeing (flight MH17) in Eastern Ukraine will essentially begin no earlier than 2021, said the Prosecutor's office of the Netherlands.

"The trial of MH17 will continue on 31 August 2020.... It is expected that hearings will not begin until 2021," reads the message published on the website of the Prosecutor's office.

The expert estimated the possible reduction of military spending in Russia

The possible reduction in state program of armaments (GPV 2018-2027) threatens to postpone the development of prospective weapons, but not a complete rejection of them, said Tuesday RIA Novosti member of the expert Council under the Russian Military-industrial Commission of the Russian Federation Victor murakhovski.

According to the letter of the Ministry of Finance, Federal spending on SAP in the years 2021-2023 proposed to reduce by 5%. The issue was discussed on 7 July at a meeting with Prime Minister Mikhail mishustina, but the final decision is still pending.

In Russia completed the clinical trials of a vaccine against COVID-19

Clinical trials of a vaccine against COVID-19, was developed with the participation of the Ministry of defense of Russia, completed in the Burdenko hospital, issued last group of volunteers, said in an interview with the newspaper "Red star" head of the 48th Central research Institute of NBC defense forces of the armed forces medical service Colonel Sergey Borisevich.

While Borisevich said that scientists would have "huge amount" of analytical work, preparation of final reports, presentation of results and the state registration of the vaccine product.

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