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the State Duma ratified the agreement between the Russian Federation and Belarus ABT joint rear maintenance of grouping of armies

the State Duma on Wednesday ratified the Agreement between the governments of the Russian Federation and Belarus ABT joint rear maintenance of regional grouping of armies of Armed forces of Russia and Belarus.

for document ratification 420 deputies have voted, two have refrained.

the agreement signed in Moscow in 2002, is developed according to the Contract on creation of Union State and the Agreement on joint maintenance of regional security in military sphere. It consists for 5 years and automatically lasts for the subsequent five years` periods if any of the parties not less, than for half a year before the agreement expiry of the term, does not direct the notice in writing to other party ABT the intention to stop its action.

In particular, regional groupings of armies VS fall under Agreement action the Russian Federations located in territory of areas, adjoining to republic Belarus at performance of problems both in peace, and in a wartime.

the agreement between Russia and Belarus ABT joint maintenance of regional security regulates questions of rear maintenance of regional grouping of armies (forces) of Armed forces of two countries, located on territory of the regions of Russia adjoining to state border of Belarus, and territory of Belarus at performance of problems both in peace, and in a wartime.

Rear maintenance of regional grouping of armies (forces) is understood as carrying out by the authorised bodies of two countries in interaction W other bodies of the state power of Russia and Belarus of a complex of actions on matelnomu, to the transport and medical maintenance of armies (forces) directed on their maintenance in an efficient status and creation of favorable conditions 4 performance of tasks in view.