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Putin gives Russian army a political wing

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 01:22

Vladimir Putin has created a new directorate inside the Russian army to promote patriotism, evoking memories of a Soviet practice that once saw soldiers taught the precepts of Marxism and Leninism by political commissars.

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Vladimir Putin has created a new directorate inside the Russian army to promote patriotism, evoking memories of a Soviet practice that once saw soldiers taught the precepts of Marxism and Leninism by political commissars.

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Putin gives Russian army a political wing

Tuesday, July 31, 2018 - 01:22