The article discusses the history of international relations between Georgia and Russia, as well as the establishment of the first Georgian military units in the Russian army.
The article, aimed at strengthening of Russian-Georgian relations which have a long history of emergence, formation and development, provides the biographical information about some of the Georgians, who were awarded a General's rank in Russian army.
The article is devoted to the evolution of concepts about irregular forces, their tactics and organization in Russian military theory. The author pays most attention to the period 1850-1910, when the question about the necessary reforms of irregular, especially Cossack regiments was most important. The results of the study are the findings that the term "irregular troops" changed its original meaning, and that the traditional attributing the Cossacks for the irregular troops is not quite correct.
The article examines current and historical perspective of the current problems associated with the need mass appeal hydrometeorologists for military service during the general mobilization. It makes the analysis of problems arising in the process of recruitment of civil hydrometeorologists for military service in the Russian participation in World War I, World War II and related problems to solve this problem.
During the great Patriotic war on the territory of the Soviet Union in Eastern Siberia took place air route Alaska – Siberia (ALSIB) which was distilled combat and transport aircraft, which were imported from the United States of America under lend-lease (from the English words "lend" to lend, to borrow and "lease" – lease). This article tells about those who were pushing, where distilled, as well as many pilots were killed on this track. In the work of the drawing shows the monument of the first cosmonaut of the world Yuri Gagarin, in whose honor was named Avenue in the city of Yakutsk, a memorial complex dedicated ferry route Alaska – Siberia and the American military aircraft Airacobra designed modern Yakut engineers and technicians for aviation and technical base of the air company "Sakha Avia".
The article based on the analysis of the data gives the attempt of the periodical press of combat actions on the territory of Donbas in 2014-2015: there are presented clearly two periods. The first is the period of the maneuvers from 7 April 2014 to 5 September 2014, characterized by the presence of fortified centres which both sides tried to get around to entering the operating room. In this period there is no clear front line, fighting was an interaction maneuverable shock groups. The second period is the period position of action from September 5 to the present time, characterized by clearly formed the front line, as a rule, deeply echeloned. Active hostilities reached a peak during the battle for Lugansk and the Donetsk airport and Debaltsevo during the operation.