Russian Ministry of Defense

 

Sergei Shoigu investigates a fire on "Losharik"

Society03.07.2019

On July 1, 14 sailors, including two Heroes of Russia, were killed in a fire on the deep-water apparatus of the Losharik complex. What is this complex and what could happen to it in the Barents Sea?

Alexandra Ter-Ovanesova and Timur Ivanov tied to the Arctic

Crime22.05.2019

Strategic construction in the Arctic was twice paid from the budget.

Sergey Shoigu is not afraid of the new Spetsstroy

Officials17.05.2019

What was silent in an interview with Timur Ivanov.

Sergei Shoigu played enough in the "Patriot"

Society25.04.2019

How the budget money is being sawn at Patriot Park, and what’s the reason for Putin’s cook, Shoigu’s daughter and Rotenberg’s son.

Sergei Shoigu will have a personal mobile operator

Officials26.03.2019

Voentelecom will build it for the Ministry of Defense on the basis of the Tele2 network.

The investigation of Evgenia Vasilyeva goes to eternity

Officials18.03.2019

The term of the investigation into the case of embezzlement in the Ministry of Defense, the main figure of which is the former head of the military department DIO, has been extended once again.

Sergei Shoigu made Maria Kitaeva general

Officials07.03.2019

As a journalist, Maria Kitaeva became a general, and why the Ministry of Defense needed new shoulder straps.

Yevgeny Prigogine’s syndicate has received thousands of government contracts

Business27.02.2019

Journalists have uncovered the scale of the business empire of the “Kremlin cook”, claiming a monopoly.

Fighting boats fired a volley at Renat Mistakhov

Officials07.02.2019

A former official of the Ministry of Defense claims that the shipbuilder paid him 65 million rubles.

Sergei Shoigu announced All-Army Cathedral

Officials15.01.2019

The military was ordered to collect money for an army church.

The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation launched a tale about the Samarkand complexes

Officials06.11.2018

Russia has placed the latest classified electronic warfare systems (EW) "Samarkand" in a number of areas, including in the Kaliningrad region and in Belarus. They are called the most modern and perfect, unparalleled in the world.

The case of the "Arctic" theft stalled

Crime23.10.2018

The siloviki cannot agree on how to plant the owners of Rusalianstroy, which has built several Arctic bases for the Ministry of Defense.

New embezzlements in Russian Ministry of Defense: details

Governance30.09.2017

In the morning of September 26, it became known about the arrest of Alexander Vakulin. The head of the department of food supply management of the Ministry of Defense is accused of a recording bribe for the long-suffering ministry - 368 million rubles.

A Russian general was killed in Syria

Governance25.09.2017

Valery Asapov became a victim of mortar shelling.

Helicopter failure almost resulted in tragedy

Governance20.09.2017

The circumstances of the incident at the Luzhsky training ground have been revealed. 

What losses PMC Wagner suffered in Syria

Governance22.08.2017

During two military campaigns in 2015-2017, the PMC group lost in Syria up to hundreds of dead and more than three hundred wounded soldiers.

The Russian army is intensively buying long-range cruise missiles

Governance27.07.2017

They form the basis of the forces of strategic non-nuclear deterrence.

Russian Army has gross problems with communications

Governance24.07.2017

The military communication system in the Russian army is still at a low level.

Uralvagonzavod received an order for 30 000 railroad cars

Officials07.04.2017

Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed to buy them within three years at the expense of mobilization budget.

The army of the wild geese

Governance29.01.2017

Why it's better for Russia to conduct foreign military operations illegally. 

Looking for Russian roots of "Buk"

Society28.09.2016

International Commission of Inquiry said about the origins of "Buk", which had brought down the Malaysian Boeing.

Investigators returned the collection of paintings to Evgenia Vasilyeva

Crime04.12.2015

Ex-head of the Department of Property Relations of the Ministry of Defense has been given back 36 paintings by artists of the 19th and 20th centuries.

Shoygu's daughter replied to Navalny's disclosures

Society03.11.2015

Defense Minister's daughter did not acquire land on Rublyovka, as was recently reported by the foundation of the opposition leader Alexey Navalny, said her representative to RBC. Howerever, he didn't explain how a full namesake of Xenia Shoygu had become the owner of these land plots. 

Russia in Syria: top view

Society26.10.2015

Results of the first month of the Russian military presence on the Syrian land and in the Syrian sky.

Defense Ministry has excluded AN-70 from the state armament program

Officials02.03.2015

The Ministry intends to demand 2.95 billion rubles from Ukraine because of the losses on the project of military transport aircraft.

Ministry of Defense funds went to the restaurant business in the US

Crime20.10.2014

The Military Investigation Office of the Investigative Committee has completed the investigation of the criminal case against Andrey Beltov, the former advisor to former Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov and the head of Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Central Research Institute of Economy, Informatics and Control System" belonging to th military.

Rosoboronoffensive

Officials02.06.2014

Sergey Shoygu snaps against Dmitry Rogozin's power in defense orders.

Putin's friend and the son of Shoygu's associate feed the Russian army with fish

Business24.04.2014

The Ministry of Defense supply chain has another company associated with people who are close to the authorities.