XXI Plenum of the U.S.-Russia Joint Commission on POW/MIAs finished in Moscow

Today, the XXI Plenum of the U.S.-Russia Joint Commission on POW/MIAs (USRJC) finished in Moscow. The Russian and American delegations are headed by retired Colonel General Valery Vostrotin and retired Air Force General Robert H. Foglesong respectively. The sides discussed cooperation in the search for POW and MIA of the World War II, war on the Korean peninsula (1950-1953), Vietnam War, Cold War, local conflicts in Afghanistan (1979-1989). The plenum also summed up results of cooperation in 2017 including implementation of decisions taken at Washington’s session in May 2016. Retired Air…

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In Kronstadt open naval branch of the park “Patriot”

Google Translation February 6, 2017 – Naval sector near Moscow Military-patriotic recreation park of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation “Patriot” will create in Kronstadt. On Monday, 6 February, told the press service chief of the Western Military District Colonel Igor Mugina. “In the areas of admiralty Kronstadt will create a zone of coastal defense troops, marines, search and rescue forces, and anti-submarine forces and resources”, – explained RIA News Igor Mugina.  According to him, in Kronstadt it is also planned to open a multi-functional training complexes dual purpose: for the development…

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