Russian Defence Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu held a conference call with the leadership of the Armed Forces
Today, under the leadership of the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergei Shoigu, a conference call was held with the leadership of the Armed Forces.
Opening the meeting, the head of the military department spoke about the participation of the Ministry of Defence in the events dedicated to the 76th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. The celebrations were organized in 377 cities of the country, in 28 of them military parades were held, the main of which was traditionally held on the Red Square. The Minister thanked all the participants in these large-scale events.
Sergei Shoigu recalled that the military-patriotic action “We are the country's army. We are the army of the people." On April 25, a thematic train departed from the Kievsky railway station with expositions dedicated to the history of the Great Patriotic War, the development of the Armed Forces and the work of military doctors.
The head of the military department noted that all the activities of the Ministry of Defence are carried out in compliance with the measures of prevention of coronavirus, and the supply of vaccines to the troops is organized rhythmically and systematically.
During the meeting, the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation also spoke about the results of competitive events with the participation of cadets and students of educational organizations of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
Then the Minister focused on another significant event.
On April 30, in Patriot park, the Ministry of Defence jointly with the Ministry of Science and Higher Education held an all-Russian scientific and practical conference on the implementation of the Address of the President of Russia in terms of improving the military training of students of civilian universities.
Having started the thematic part of the meeting, Sergei Shoigu proposed to consider the state of law and order and discipline in the Armed Forces.
The Ministry of Defence pays close attention to improving the moral and psychological climate in military collectives, creating the necessary conditions for service.
In general, there is a certain positive trend in the state of law and order and military discipline.
"It is necessary to continue systematic work to improve the legal awareness of military personnel," the Minister said.
He gave the following figures. According to the results of sociological research, 77.4% of the population supports the activities of the Armed Forces. 79% of citizens note the improvement in the general condition of the troops, 83% - the high combat capability of the Russian Army and its readiness to defend the country.
"I believe," said Sergei Shoigu, " that this was made possible, among other things, by improving the level of law and order and military discipline."