Skip to comments.Tortured state of the Russian Army
Posted on 01/31/2007 1:44:39 PM PST by armymama
The hazing really, torture of new conscripts in the Russian military must stop.
Last year, the murder of journalist Anna Politkovskaya and the assassination by polonium of spy Alexander Litvinenko made headlines around the world. However, neither was Russia's top news story in 2006. That honor, according to a year-end survey conducted by the Moscow daily Vedomosti, belonged to a subject little discussed outside Russia: dedovshchina.
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Putin = KGB.
They didn't mention the male prostitution that takes place with senior officers pimping out young men.
This is the most disgusting thing I've heard about a socialist country in hours!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The Soviet Army wa a lot bigger and had newer weapons. The Russians are firesaling everything.
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