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The Russian martial art of sambo has earned recognition of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) and has become part of the Asian Games.
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The Army plans to gradually introduce a new uniform by 2014.
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Companies controlled by the Russian defence ministry together embezzled more than 10 billion rubles ($257 million) this year, investigators said.
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Russian Army`s infantry is testing a future high-tech soldier equipment system and plans to stage exercises with it as part of state trials, defence ministry infantry spokesperson Lt. Col. Nikolai Donyushkin.
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A unit of the Russian Army by mistake fired mortar rounds at a school in southwest Dagestan region while aiming for insurgents.
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The fourth round of Army-to-Army exercise between the two armies was conducted at a training range in Republic of Buryatia in South East of Russia.
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The Russian government has pledged 22 trillion rubles for its state arms procurement program through 2020.
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In a sign of warming relation, Alexander Postnikov met with Pak army chief for
`reviewing and reinventing` defence ties between their countries.
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The chief of the Russian General Staff, Army Gen Nikolai Makarov, will be visiting India on December 7-9 to discuss bilateral military cooperation, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Tuesday.
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Russia Army has banned the use of
incendiary immunition and tracer bullets during the routine
summer drills to prevent fires in the forests.
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