№ 2, 2001
According to the author, post-soviet Russia had to create the armed forces practically anew. The part of the army and the navy it inherited from the USSR was far from being the best. The structure and the composition of the armed forces did not meet modem requirements. That is why the development of the military reform started in the 90-ies. The article sums up the work done, analyzes the problems and reviews the organizational structure and the composition of the armed forces, its management, the equipment of the army and the navy, the recruitment system.
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