MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
Employees of the special purpose department of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Novosibirsk region have fulfilled the dream of the boy Alfred. He is in the 7th grade, is actively involved in sports: basketball and taekwondo, and is also fond of technology. Alfred dreamed of visiting a real special forces base, and today his wish was fulfilled.
Ilya Korotkikh, the deputy head of the special forces department, conducted a tour of the special forces base for the teenager, briefly told about the history of the department, showed the gym where employees train, as well as household and work premises. After that, the boy was shown the elements of a special forces officer’s equipment and weapons. He could touch and try on all the items presented. At the shooting range, Alfred was given the opportunity to fire several shots from airsoft copies of real weapons.
A surprise awaited Alfred after the shooting range, on the street he was met by a special car based on the BTR-80. The teenager was able to see what was inside the special car and even ride in the place of the crew commander. At the end of the meeting, a tea party was organized in a real field tent, where Ilya Korotkikh presented Alfred with a memorable gift.
Employees of the special purpose department of the Main Directorate of the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia in the Novosibirsk region are constantly engaged in the organization of military-patriotic work with young people. Currently, there are 3 military-patriotic formations, which work with more than 200 children. On the basis of the special purpose department, military-sports relay races for adolescents, including children with special needs, have been repeatedly held.
Press service of the GUFSIN of Russia for the Novosibirsk region
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