Rus News Journal

Agents of national security

On the Black Sea fleet illegally appropriated ranks
the Management of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has opened the facts of rough infringement of an order of assignment of military ranks to the senior officers of the Black Sea fleet. As have informed in the Russian military department, with 1998 for 2002 in fleet parts in infringement of the established order it has been appropriated over 500 military ranks from the captain 3 - go a rank (major) to the captain 1 - go a rank (colonel). As a result of mass manipulations now on the Black Sea fleet 515 captains 1 - go a rank, though on staff of such posts only 260 " serve; - the representative of military department has declared to agency. Minister of Defence Sergey Ivanov has charged to the commander-in-chief of the Navy to an admiral of fleet to Vladimir Kuroedovu to result regular number of officers of the Black Sea fleet in conformity with confirmed regularly - official structure .
Interfax - AVN

In the south of Russia antiaircraft protection
Control over aircrafts over territory of the south of Russia is strengthened is strengthened in connection with possibility of fulfilment of acts of terrorism in which flying machines can be used. As the assistant to the commander 51 - go has informed yesterday cases of air defence the general - major Stanislav Kishenkov, deviations from routes of flights and unapproved exits from the given air passage immediately are fixed. if there will be a necessity, these infringements will be rigidly stopped on corresponding command - the general has underlined. Having noticed that forces on duty supervise all planes which go to air space of the Russian Federation, Stanislav Kishenkov has told that the greatest attention of a part of the case give to protection of the Black Sea zone of Russia and the Main Caucasian ridge . Under constant supervision there are strategically important objects. Among them the Volgodonsk atomic power station, seaports Novorossisk, Tuapse, railway tunnels, and also the Volga HYDROELECTRIC POWER STATION. In interaction with posts of supervision of parts of Severo - the Caucasian regional government of the Federal frontier service forces of the case on duty supervise moving of low-level flying machines. The special attention is given gorges of the Main Caucasian ridge on which flight of the low-level purposes is possible. Thereupon, the general - the major has underlined, over gorges will be created an aviation umbrella which will not allow to take cover to the infringer of air space in remote mountain district.
Interfax - AVN

federation Council has provided military men with habitation
federation Council will reject the budget for 2003 if in it questions of expansion of building of habitation for military men are not worked, the first deputy of the chairman of the commission of Council of federation on the information policy Igor Morozov has declared. Let know about it in the State Duma and the government - he has told. Now need habitation of 168 thousand families of military men, from them 94,6 thousand families at all have no apartments, 45,8 thousand need maintenance with office habitation, in improvement of living conditions - 27,6 thousand Igor Morozov has noticed that there are problems and at those military men who have constant habitation. So, about 11,8 % of military men have no waterpipe, 15,3 % - water drains, 20,4 % - a central heating, 37,2 % - hot water, 57,3 % - gas. Calculations show that for maintenance with habitation of the given category of citizens if the situation does not change, it is required 50 - 60 years. According to Igor Morozova, in the new budget it will be possible to press some positions, and housing problem to make priority . the position consists In it and committee on defence and safety, and federation Council as a whole - he has told.
Interfax - AVN