Russian Security and Paramilitary Forces Since 1991
|Series title:||Elite Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Publishing USA|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $18.95|
| Book Description: |
Whilst under Putin's regime the size of Russia's regular forces has shrunk recently and will continue to do so, its security and paramilitary elements have become increasingly powerful. In fact, recently they have proliferated - as have their special uniforms and kit - and have become disproportionately important, spearheading all recent operations. They seem set to remain Russia's most active armed agencies for the immediate future. In parallel, within the murky world where...