“R. F. Ungern-Sternberg and the Asian Cavalry division”


“To stop the pass arrived, as usual, the Mongols — fly like the eagles of the steppe. Surprise — one of them knew a few words in Russian: “Moscow”, “Komintern”, “international”, “Lenin”, “Karl Marx”, “Browning” and “revolver”.
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Ex-Colonel of the Russian army had served 16 years for espionage

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The Russian Supreme court recognized lawful the sentence of the Stavropol regional court the ex-Colonel of the Russian army Teimuraz Aliyev, who at the end of October last year was priznannym of espionage and sentenced to 18 years in a penal colony (2 years he spent in jail, so he can sit about 16 years – Approx.).


As reported by “Komsomolskaya Pravda in the North Caucasus” in the press service of the Stavropol regional court, the sentence decided to leave without change, the appeal – to reject.
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The history of the introduction of epaulettes in Russia

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6 January 1943 73 years ago in the Soviet Union shoulder boards were introduced for the personnel of the Soviet Army.


The order of people’s Commissar of defense of the USSR No. 25 of 15 January 1943
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Russian “God of sabotage” — saboteur Starinov

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“Our Russian Skorzeny”, — said about this legendary person a fellow reporter, having read the book of Colonel starinova “notes of a saboteur”.
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