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Head of the Russian military department, Hero of Russia General of the Army Sergei Shoigu on the eve of the New Year congratulated all servicemen on the holiday and thanked them for their service.
“On the threshold of 2022. Let it become a time of good luck and achievement for you. … I want to wish you and your families good health, peace and prosperity, “the minister said in his congratulatory message.
He called the Russian Armed Forces one of the” most modern and efficient in the world. “
According to him, “serving in the ranks of the Russian army has become truly honorable and prestigious.”
Speaking about the outgoing year, Shoigu said: “The road of 2021 was far from smooth, but we firmly followed landmarks, they became more experienced, stronger. ” fights terrorism, participates in special, peacekeeping and humanitarian operations.