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Table 1. MoD commands and military deployments

COMMANDLOCATIONDISTR/FLT
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Table 2. Non-MoD paramilitary commands and deployments

COMMANDLOCATIONDISTR/FLT
  MINISTRY OF INTERNAL AFFAIRS (MVD) Moscow   
 

  2000: 462,700 pers.+ 89,200 civil VV: 186,300 pers. + 5,200 civil

Internal Troops (VV) Moscow    MVD
 

  2000: 186,300 pers. + 5,200 civil

NWRC VV St Petersburg    NWRC
 

  North Western Order Red Star Regional Command VV MVD. Address: 191186, St Petersburg, Millionnaya, 33. 2000: 12053 pers., 55 BMP/BTR. 2010 CINC general-major, general-lt DaShKOV Pavel Petrovich (appointed by Pres Order 26 jan 2007 year Nr 64)

63rd det bde VV St Petersburg    NWRC
 

  # 3278. 63rd Detached Brigade Interior Troops (VV). Address: St Petersburg, Krasnosel'skiy reg, p. Gorelovo Volkhonskoe shosse, 4. 2010 commander LIShTVaN andrey Leonidovich.

124th rgt VV Sosnovy Bor    NWRC
 

  # 3705. 124th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 188544, Leningrad distr, Sosnovy Bor. protection of Leningrad NPP. 2010 commander KONDRaT'EV Denis alekseevich

2nd marine troop VV Murmansk    NWRC
 

  # 3798. 2nd marine troop Interior Troops (VV). Address: 183057, Murmansk, Radischeva, 26. 2010 commander KONSTaNTINOV Sergey Valentinovich

33rd det bde ON Lebyazhie    NWRC
 

  # 3526. 33rd Detached Brigade operative purpose (ON). Address: 188532, Leningrad distr, Lomonosovskiy reg, p. Lebyazhie, Stepanyana, 35. 2010 commander GETMaNOV Igor' alekseevich

110th trg engr-sap rgt Syktyvkar    NWRC
 

  # 5134. 110th Training Engineer-Sapper Regiment. Address: 167016, Republic Komi, Syktyvkar, Kataeva, 48. 2010 commander bRaULOV Sergey Valentinovich

110th det spec mot bde VV St Petersburg    NWRC
 

  # 5556. 110th Detached Special Motorized Brigade Interior Troops (VV). Address: 190020, St Petersburg, Rizhskiy prospekt, 50. 2010 commander PETRaKOVSKIY Vyacheslav Petrovich

2nd spec mot rgt VV St Petersburg    NWRC
 

  # 5402. 2nd Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 190005, St Petersburg, Izmaylovskiy prospekt, 2a. 2010 commander ShIPILOV Sergey alekseevich

406th det spec mot bn VV Kaliningrad    NWRC
 

  # 2659. 406th Detached Special Motorized Minsk Order Red Star Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 236014, Kaliningrad, ulitsa Krasnaya, 226. 2010 commander col bUTENKO Sergey Nikolaevich

614th rgt VV Koryazhma    NWRC
 

  # 3918. 814th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 165654, Arkhangelsk distr, Koryazhma, Gogolya, 24. 2010 commander KOChKIN Sergey aleksandrovich

418th det spec mot bn VV Pankovka    NWRC
 

  # 5491. 418th Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 173526, Novgorod distr, p. Pankovka, Promyshlennaya , 9.

422th det spec mot bn VV Veretie    NWRC
 

  # 5547. 422th Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: Cherepovets, Veretie.

420th det spec mot bn VV Petrozavodsk    NWRC
 

  # 5600. 420th Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 185013, Republic Karelia, Petrozavodsk, Borovaya, 17a. ex 776th rgt ex 64th det bde

421st det spec mot bn VV Pskov    NWRC
 

  # 6718. 421st Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 180000, Pskov, Dekabristov, 68.

637th trg rgt VV Lemblovo    NWRC
 

  # 6716. 637th Training Red Banner Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 188695, Leningrad distr, Vsevolozhskiy distr, p. Lembolovo. 2010 commander aSLaNOV aslan Tel'manovich

28th det troop SN Ratnik Arkhangelsk    NWRC
 

  # 6832. 28th Detached troop Special Purpose (SN) Ratnik. Address: 163030, Arkhangelsk, Pochtovyy trakt, 13. 2010 commander NaUMENKO aleksandr aleksandrovich

7th det air sqdrn VV Pushkin    NWRC
 

  # 3693. 7th Detached avia squadron VV MVD.

CRC VV Moscow    CRC
 

  Central Orshansk-Khingan Red Banner Regional Command VV MVD. Address: 107150, Moscow, Ivanteevskaya, 5. 2000: 56222 pers., 175 BTR/BMP. 2010 CINC general-lt, from 9 nov 2006 year general-col L'VOV aleksandr Grigor'evich.

95th div VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3272. 95th division Interior Troops (VV). Address: 125310, Moscow, Pyatnitskoe shosse, 32. formed 1968. 2010 commander general-major KNYaZhEV Igor' Viktorovich

622nd det bn VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3510. 622th Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: Moscow, Lefortovo. 2010 commander KOVGaNOV Oleg Ivanovich

67th det bn VV Obolensk    CRC
 

  # 3512. 67th Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: Moscow distr, Serpukhovsk,reg, p. Obolensk. protection of FGUN GNTs PMb. 2010 commander col KLYChEV Ruslan Davletovich

551st rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3371. 551th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 125130, Moscow, Staropetrovskiy proezd, 8, str. 2. 2010 commander KORENChENKO aleksandr Valer'evich

687th rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3795. 687th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 123098, Moscow, Maksimova, 3. 2010 commander TORMaShOV Eduard Viktorovich

503rd rgt VV Reutov    CRC
 

  # 6549. 503th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 143963, Moscow distr, Reutov-3. protection of Central Military Base. 2010 commander KhODaKOV aleksandr alekseevich

det bn VV Dubna    CRC
 

  # 3559. Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: Moscow distr, Dubna, Zholio Kyuri, 19. protection of OIYaI

447th det bn VV Dubrovka (Ryazan)    CRC
 

  # 3651. 447th Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 391410, Ryazan distr, Chuchkovskiy reg, p. Dubrovka. protection of Prioksk Metal Plant

164th det bn VV Desnogorsk    CRC
 

  # 3678. 164th Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 216400, Smolensk distr, Desnogorsk. protection of Smolensk NPP

165th det bn VV Udomlya    CRC
 

  # 3679. 165th Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 171840, Tver distr, Udomlya. protection of Kalinin NPP

21st det bde ON Sofrino    CRC
 

  # 3641. 21st Detached Brigade operative purpose (ON). Address: 141270, Moscow distr, Pushkinskiy distr, pgt Sofrino. 2010 commander col bEREZIN Evgeniy aleksandrovich

det spec mot bn VV Kostroma    CRC
 

  # 3910. Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 156019, Kostroma, ul.Mira, d.19a. ex 878th trg rgt VV

55th div VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 5401. 55th division Interior Troops (VV). Address: 127015, Moscow, Kvesisskaya, 6. 2010 commander- col, from 10 nov 2009 year general-major PONORETs andrey Vladimirovich (appointed by Pres Order 10 jul 2008 Nr 1050)

102nd spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 5128. 102nd Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 127410, Moscow, ulitsa Standartnaya, 13. 2010 commander baNaKhOVSKIY Oleg borisovich

104th spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 5129. 104th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 127015, Moscow, Kvesisskaya, 6. 2010 commander ShIShKIN Sergey anatol'evich

109th spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 5126. 109th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 121471, Moscow, ulitsa Ryabinovaya. 2010 commander GONChaROV boris borisovich

107th spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3747. 107th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 111399, Moscow, Svobodnyy prospekt, 2. 2010 commander col OSIPENKO Nikolay Ivanovich

681st spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3792. 681st Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 117405, Moscow, ulitsa Dorozhnaya, 56-58. 2010 commander SERGIENKO Vitaliy Grigor'evich

547th spec mot rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 3270. 547th Special Motorized Order Red Star Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 144011, Moscow distr, Elektrostal', ul Lesnaya 18a. 2010 commander col POLITshUK Yuriy Yakovlevich

33rd troop SN Peresvet Moscow    CRC
 

  # 6796. 33rd troop Special Purpose (SN) Peresvet. Address: 125171, Moscow, Leningradskoe shosse 23a. commander col VaGNER Evgeniy Vladimirovich

414th det spec mot bn VV Yaroslavl    CRC
 

  # 2667. 414th Detached Special Motorized Battalion. Address: 150007, Yaroslavl, Uglichskoe shosse, 58. before 2008 in 12 div VV. 2010 commander podcol KOChIEV Mamuka Omarovich

det spec mot bn VV Tver    CRC
 

  # 6533. N Detached Special Motorized Battalion. Address: 170025, Tver, pos. Elevator.

423rd det spec mot bn VV Lyubertsy    CRC
 

  # 4000. 423rd Detached Special Motorized Battalion. Address: 140007, Moscow distr, Lyubertsy, 8 marta, 8a. 2010 commander podcol GRIbOV aleksandr aleksandrovich

12th div VV Tula    CRC
 

  # 5580. 12th division Interior Troops (VV). Address: 300012, Tula, Ryazanskaya, 36. 2010 commander- col, from 9 jun 2007 year general-major bOYNOV Yuriy Ivanovich

128th spec mot rgt VV Voronezh    CRC
 

  # 7437. 128th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 394000, Voronezh distr, Voronezh , Tsuryupy, 5a. 2010 commander SUSLOVETs Vladimir aleksandrovich

649th rgt VV Bryansk    CRC
 

  # 6703. 649th Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 241047, Bryansk, Ryleeva d.7. 2010 commander KEPKO Pavel Il'ich

597th spec mot rgt VV Kursk    CRC
 

  # 6699. 597th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 305022, Kursk, agregatnaya 3. earlier in 44th det bde VV. 2010 commander FaDEEV Oleg aleksandrovich

667th spec mot rgt VV Tula    CRC
 

  # 6570. 667th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 300004, Tula p. Komarki, Komarskaya 1-a. 2010 commander col SYMaNKOV Oleg Mikhaylovich

129th spec mot rgt VV Lipetsk    CRC
 

  # 5961. 129th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 398024, Lipetsk, Mekhanizatorov, 8. ex 648th conv Regiment VV MVD SSSR, v/ch 6668. 2010 commander MIKhaLEV Igor' Nikolaevich

591st spec mot rgt VV Obninsk    CRC
 

  # 3382. 591st Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 150031, 249037, Kaluga distr, Obninsk, pr-t Lenina, 23/25. protection of FEI. 2010 commander MOGIL'NITsKIY Sergey aleksandrovich

341st det spec mot bn VV Ivanovo    CRC
 

  # 7433. 341st Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 153003, Ivanovo, Kuznetsova, 47.

518th det spec mot bn VV Vladimir    CRC
 

  # 6523. 518th Special Motorized Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 600027, Vladimir, Suzdal'skiy prospekt, 21B.

426th det spec mot bn VV Kaluga    CRC
 

  # 6681. 426th Detached Special Motorized Battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 248033, Kaluga, d.Rozhdestveno ul.Pokrova d.4.

71st det spec mot bn VV Kurchatov    CRC
 

  # 3527. 71st Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 307250, Kursk distr, Kurchatov. protection of Kursk NPP

det spec mot bn VV Novovoronezh    CRC
 

  # 3677. N Detached battalion Interior Troops (VV). Address: 396072, Voronezh distr, Novovoronezh. protection of Novovoronezhsk NPP

683rd det comms rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 5583. 683rd Detached Communication Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 107150, Moscow, Ivanteevskaya, 5. ex 275th det comms bn VV. 2010 commander STaRODUbTsEV Vladislav Mikhaylovich

236th sec and supp rgt VV Moscow    CRC
 

  # 7456. 236th Minsk Order Alexander Nevsky Order Kutuzov Regiment of Security and Support. Address: 107150, Moscow, Ivanteevskaya, 5. 2010 commander OZhIKENOV askhat Sovetkhanovich

25th det troop SN Merkury Zhornovka    CRC
 

  # 7459. 25th Detached troop Special Purpose (SN) Merkury. Address: 216105, Smolensk distr, Krasinskiy reg, p. Zhornovka. 2010 commander col EREMENKO aleksandr anatol'evich

504th trg rgt VV Lunevo    CRC
 

  # 7576. 504th Training Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: 141580, Moskow distr, Solnechnogorskiy distr, p. Lunevo. 2010 commander col REPa Sergey Vladimirovich

499th trg comms rgt VV Orel    CRC
 

  # 7527. 499th Training Communications Regiment Interior Troops (VV). Address: Orel, Solyan,pereulok, 1.

  FSB Moscow    FSB
 

  2000: 66,200 pers incl 17,900 civil

Border Service FSB Moscow    FSB
 

  2000: 165,000 pers incl 19,400 civil 700 BTR/BMP, 20+ Grad, 800 arty, 100 ships (97P, 1135.1, 745, 1241.2, 1208, 205P, 10410, 1248), 600 boats (1496, RM376, P1415, 1400, 371U), 70 ac (15 an-72P, an-24/36/72, Il-76, Tu-134), 200 hel (Mi-8, Mi-24, Ka-27PS)

Reg Border Serv Dpt NWFD St Petersburg    RPU SZFO
 

  Regional Border Service Department FSB, North West Federal District. Address: 191015, St Petersburg, Shpalernaya, 62.

Border Serv Dpt Murmansk    RPU SZFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Murmansk district. Address: 183038, Murmansk, Severnyy proezd, d.5.

service Murmansk    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2173. Address: 183012, Murmansk, Turistov, 28.

service Nikel    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2200. Address: 184420, Murmansk distr, Pechengskiy distr, p.t.Nikel'.

service Alakurttui    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2201. Address: 184066, Murmansk distr, Kandalakshskiy distr, s. alakurtti.

Border Serv Dpt Arkhangelsk    RPU SZFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Arkhangelsk district. Address: 163030, Arkhangelsk, Rusanova, 1a.

Border Serv Dpt Petrozavodsk    RPU SZFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Republic Karelia. Address: 185005, Republic Karelia, Petrozavodsk, Varlamova, 25.

service Sortavala    RPU SZFO
 

 

service Suoyarvi    RPU SZFO
 

 

service Kalevala    RPU SZFO
 

 

Border Serv Dpt St Petersburg    RPU SZFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Leningrad district. Address: 191015, St Petersburg, Shpalernaya, 62.

service Vyborg    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2139. Address: 188900, Leningrad distr, Vyborg, Morskaya naberezhnaya, 5.

Coast Guard Ships Group Vysotsk    RPU SZFO
 

 

service Sosnovy Bor    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2133. Address: 188540, Leningrad distr, Sosnovy Bor , Sovetskaya, 63.

Border Serv Dpt Pskov    RPU SZFO
 

  Gdynsk order Red Star Border Service Department FSB, Pskov district. Address: 180014, Pskov, N. Vasil'eva, 75v.

service Pytalovo    RPU SZFO
 

  # 2335.

service Pechory    RPU SZFO
 

 

branch Sebezh    RPU SZFO
 

 

branch Gdov    RPU SZFO
 

 

Border Serv Dpt Kaliningrad    RPU SZFO
 

  Red Banner Border Service Department FSB, Kaliningrad district. Address: 236015, Kaliningrad, Suvorova, 15.

725th Coast Guard Ships Troop Baltyysk    RPU SZFO
 

 

219th coast guard ships boats troop Baltyysk    RPU SZFO
 

  219th coast guard ships boats troop. 2009 - 5 boats pr. 205, 8 pr. 1415.

226th coast guard boats troop Polessk    RPU SZFO
 

  226th coast guard boats troop. 2009 - 4 pska pr. 1241. earlier 49 odnpsk.

Reg Border Serv Dpt Voronezh    RPU TsFO
 

  Regional Border Service Department FSB, Central Federal District. Address: 394077, Voronezh, Moskovskiy prospekt, 97.

Border Serv Dpt Smolensk    RPU TsFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Smolensk district. Address: 214031, Smolensk, Babushkina, 5.

Border Serv Dpt Bryansk    RPU TsFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Bryansk district. Address: 241007, Bryansk, 3 jul, 1.

Border Serv Dpt Kursk    RPU TsFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Kursk district. Address: 305038, Kursk, Republicnskaya, 26a.

Border Serv Dpt Belgorod    RPU TsFO
 

  Border Service Department FSB, Belgorod-Voronezh districts. Address: 308023, Belgorod, Studencheskaya, 26.

Reg Border Serv Dpt (RPU PFO) N Novgorod    RPU PFO
 

  Regional Border Service Department FSB, Volga Federal District. Address: 603116, N Novgorod, Gordeevskaya, 97.

A (ex Alfa) counter-terror group Moscow    FSB
 

  2000: 250 pers in Moscow, branches in Krasnodar, Ekaterinburg, Khabarovsk.

Vympel counter-terror group Moscow    FSB
 

 



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GROUND FORCES / LAND TROOPS
ex CINC col gen Vladimir Chirkin (Apr 27, 2012- 12.2013 fired for bribes). Ex Commander-in-Chief----Col Gen Alexander Postnikov (since Jan 2010) [ex-CINC Vladimir Boldyrev. Ex-CINC-- MASLOV, Aleksey, Lieutenant-General (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 7 Apr 03). 01.2008: new Head of Staff: ...[+]

Reformed to Western MD+ LVO 09.2010. CINC -- Col Gen Valery Gerasimov (appointed 02.2009, ex LVO CINC). Ex CINC -A-Gen Vladimir Bakin, appointed 2005. ex-Commander --- YEFREMOV, Ivan, Gen of the Army(Agentstvo voyennykh novostey, 13 Jul 01; Nezavisimaya gazeta, 6 Mar 02; promoted to Gen Army, Gazeta.ru, 24 Feb 04).

First Deputy Commander (Chief-of-Staff) --- SHEMETOV, Viktor Col-Gen (Agentstvo voyennykh novostey, 9 April 03).

Shemetov was born in Kursk Region in 1950, . . . He graduated from the Moscow Higher Joint-Arms Command College in 1971, Frunze Military Academy in 1984, and General Staff Academy in 1994. He held command positions in various military districts, commanded a regiment, a division, and an army. From 1999 to the transfer to the Moscow Military District, Shemetov was chief-of-staff and first deputy commander of the Far Eastern Military District.

Previous Chiefs of Staff:

[MERKURYEV, Aleksey, Lt-Gen. Was Commander of the 22nd Army (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 26 Jan 01; noted as a Lt-Gen, 18 Mar 02; Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 24 Jul 02). He was said to be "on good terms" with Col-Gen Ivan Yefremov. "Their friendship began back when Yefremov commanded the Nizhniy Novgorod [22nd] Army. Grani.ru military sources assume that it was this that saved Merkuryev from punishment for repeatedly turning down 'appointments beyond the Urals.' For example, last year the general was offered the post of chief of staff of the good old Siberian Military District. He turned it down" (Grani.ru, 26 Dec 02).
[MAKAROV, Nikolay, Col-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 18 Sep 99; Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 31 Jan 02 ), was appointed commander of the Siberian MD (ITAR-TASS, 6 Jan 03).]
Deputy Commander --- KOVROV, Vladimir Anatol'yevich, Lt-Gen (Vecherniy Novosibirsk, 30 Jul 03).

"Kovrov was born in 1952. He completed Sverdlovsk Suvorov Military School, Moscow Higher Combined-Arms Command School, Frunze Military Academy and the RF Armed Forces General Staff Military Academy. He served in command positions in Far East, Siberian, North Caucasus and Moscow military districts and in the GRVZ [Group of Russian Forces in the Transcaucasus]. He was appointed deputy commander of Moscow MD on 21 July of last year" (Nezavisimoye voyennoye obozreniye, 23 Jan 04).
Deputy Commander --- BELOUSOV, Aleksandr Vasilyevich, Lt-Gen (noted as a Lt-Gen, Krasnaya Zvezda, 24 Aug 99; Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 9 Sep 02).

Deputy Commander (Combat Training) --- KHALILOV, Vyacheslav, Lt-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 15 Aug 00; Krasnaya Zvezda, 20 Jun 01).

Deputy Commander (Armaments) --- IVANOV, Vyacheslav, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 13 Jul 01).

Deputy Commander (Rear Services) --- KOLESOV, Aleksandr, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 21 Jul 01).

Deputy Commander (Construction and Billeting of Troops) --- PUTILIN, Yuriy, Maj-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 10 Sep 02).

Military Court, Moscow District
Chairman --- BEZNASYUK, Aleksandr, Lt-Gen Just (Trud, 14 Feb 02).

Military Procuracy [Main Military Procuracy]
Military Procurator --- VERTUKHIN, Aleksandr, Lieutenant-General (Krasnaya Zvezda, 5 Sep 02).

["Vertukhin was born on 4 June 1954 in Gorkiy Oblast. He completed a legal degree at the Military Institute of the RF Ministry of Defense in 1978. After that he served in positions from investigator to military procurator of the district in the ZabVO [Transbaykal Military District]. He was military procurator of the Strategic Missile Troops [RVSN] from 1994 to 2002. He was appointed military procurator of the Moscow Military District by order of the General Procurator of the Russian Federation on July 12. He is an honored lawyer of the Russian Federation, and an honored worker of the procuracy of the RF. He is married with two sons. Following the example of their fathers, both have become lawyers: Aleksey is a first lieutenant of justice, and Konstantin is a student at the Russian Academy of Jurisprudence." (Krasnaya Zvezda, 5 Sep 02).]
[Previous procurator --- SAVENKOV, Aleksandr, Maj-Gen Just (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 10 Aug 00). (Noted as Col-Gen, Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 18 Jan 02).]
Moscow MD Staff
Chief of Staff --- MAKAROV, Nikolay, Col-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 18 Sep 99; Promoted to Col-Gen, Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 20 Dec 00; noted in same position 29 Jan 02).

Deputy Chief-of-Staff --- KROTOV, Vasily, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 24 Jul 01).

Air Defense Department
Commander --- Maj-Gen.Yuriy Turovets (Krasnaya Zvezda, 7 Feb 03).

Chemical, Biological and Radiological Protection Troops [Moscow MD]
Commander --- KABANOV, Vasiliy, Maj-Gen (Moscow Channel One, 16 February 03).

3rd Separate WMD Protection Brigade [CBR Troops]
Commander --- KUDRICHEV, Alexander, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 11 Feb 02).

Combat Training Directorate [Moscow MD]
Chief --- KHALIPOV, Vyacheslav, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 19 Sep 00)


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Chief of Tactics Dept. --- GRISHKO, Boris, Col (Krasnaya Zvezda, 20 Jun 01).

Training Center
Head --- OMELCHENKO, Gennadiy, Major-General (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 19 Sep 02).

Commissariate, Military [Moscow MD]
Military Commissioner of the Moscow region --- FUZHENKO, Yevgeniy, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 19 Feb 02).

[Fuzhenko: born in the town of Shverino on September 25, 1959. Graduated from the Moscow high command college in 1981 and Frunze Military Academy in 1990. Served in tank and motorized-rifle units. In August 1999, appointed commander of the 4th Guards Kantemirov Tank Division (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 19 Feb 02).]
Deputy Military Commissioner of the Moscow region --- MOROZOV, Stanislav, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 19 Feb 02).

Construction and Billeting of Troops, Directorate for [Moscow MD]
Chief --- PUTILIN, Yuriy, Maj-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 10 Sep 02).

[Previous Chief was KOSHELEV, Viktor Alekseyevich, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 06 Jul 96; noted as "the district's deputy commander" in Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 10 Jan 01).]
Construction Directorate
Chief --- GRACHEV, Dmitriy Nikolayevich, Col (Krasnaya Zvezda, 10 Sep 02).

Court, Moscow District Military [Moscow MD]
Chairman --- BEZNASYUK, Aleksandr, Lt Gen (Nezavisimoye Voyennoye Obozreniye, 22 Feb 02).

Dnestr, Operational Group of Russian Troops in [Moscow MD]
Explosive Ordnance Disposal: [Moscow MD]
"Twelve disposal groups have been formed and are now operational on the order of the chief of staff of the Moscow District, with the aim of mounting an immediate response to information on possible acts of terrorism and carrying out operational checks on polling stations and adjacent areas for explosive devices." (RRN, 01 Jul 96)
Gorokovets Test (Training) Range [Moscow MD]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 31 Jul 01 ).
KFOR [Moscow MD]
[Command over Russia's peacemaking contingent in KFOR was being transferred to subordination to Ground Troops under the Moscow MD (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 24 Jul 01 ).]
Missile /Artillery Troops [Moscow MD]
Chief --- FROLOV, Nikolai, Major-General (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Feb 02; Krasnaya Zvezda, 8 Jul 03).

Previous Chiefs:
[--- ZARITSKIY, Vladimir, Lt-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 27 Jun 01), was transferred/promoted to Chief of Ground Troops' Missile/Artillery Troops (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 25 Jul 01).]
[--- BORISKOV, Vladimir, Lt-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 07 Feb 01).]
Chief of Staff --- ?

[Previous Chief of Staff was FROLOV, Nikolay, Major-General (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 27 Jun 01).]
50th Shuisk Separate Missile Brigade
Commander --- SAVINKIN, Aleksandr, Colonel (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 11 Sep 02).

Organization/Mobilization Directorate [Moscow MD]
Chief --- SMETANA, Yuriy, Maj-Gen (, 14 Feb 02).

Rear Services [Moscow MD]
Chief --- KOLESOV, Aleksandr, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 21 Jul 01).

Specialized Military Construction Directorate [Moscow MD]
Organized 1990. (Krasnaya Zvezda, 30 Jan 91)
Chief --- PUTILIN, Yuriy, Maj-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 06 Jul 96).

Training Center [Moscow MD]
Chief --- OMEL'CHENKO, Gennadiy, Maj-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 13 Mar 01).

Tver Peacemaker Training Center
(Interfax, 18 Jan 02).

Vlasikh Garrison [Moscow MD]
Chief --- SUBBOTIN, Aleksey, Lt-Gen (Krasnaya Zvezda, 19 Jan 01).

2nd (Tamanskaya) Motorized Rifle Division [Moscow MD]
"Headquarters are at the Aprelevka village of the Moscow Rayon (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Aug 02).
Commander --- GLUSHCHENKO, Andrey, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Jun 01; noted as a Maj-Gen, 17 Sep 02).

[Glushchenko, graduated the General Staff Academy in 2000. Glushchenko gained good reputation in the Armed Forces being commander of the 10th tank division in the Voronezh region (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Jun 01).]
Deputy Commander --- ROMANCHUK, Aleksandr, Col (Krasnaya Zvezda, 3 Jul 01).
Deputy Commander --- PETROV, Yuriy, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 13 Dec 00).
Chief of Artillery --- NEDOBYCHYUK, Mikhail, Col (Krasnaya Zvezda 9 Feb 01; Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 5 Mar 02).

1st Guards Motorized Rifle Regiment [2nd Tamanskaya MRD]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Mar 00).
Garrison at Alabino (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 4 Dec 02).
15th Guards Motorized Rifle Regiment [2nd Tamanskaya MRD]
To be withdrawn from Chechnya. (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Jan 01)
275th Self-Propelled Artillery Regiment [2nd Tamanskaya MRD]
Commander --- YUSHKOV, Vladimir, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 5 Mar 02).

8th Special-Purpose Aviation Division [Moscow MD]
[Stationed at Chkalovskiy Airfield, Moscow MD (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 27 Jun 01; Nezavisimoye voyennoye obozreniye, 22 Mar 02).]
20th Combined-Arms Army, Voronezh [Moscow MD]
Commander --- POSTNIKOV-STREL'TSOV, Aleksandr, Maj-Gen (Nezavisimoye voyennoye obozreniye, 9 Aug 02).

[Postnikov-Strel'tsov was Chief of Staff of the 22nd Army (Nezavisimoye voyennoye obozreniye, 9 Aug 02).]
[Previous Commander was --- MAKAROV, Sergey Afanasyevich, Lt-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 15 Mar 00; Lt-Gen, 5 May 00; 5 Mar 02).
First Deputy Commander (Chief-of-Staff) --- KIZYUN, Sergey, Maj-Gen. Appointed (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Jun 01).

Kizyun was deputy commander of the 20th Army (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Jun 01).
Deputy Commander --- ?

[Previous Deputy Commander was STUDENIKIN, Aleksander, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 21 Jun 01).
Deputy Commander (Missile/Artillery Troops) --- [?]

[Previous Deputy Commander --- Kriventsov, Nikolay, Major-General (Chief of Missile/Artillery Troops) (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 11 Oct 01), was reassigned to command the Peacemaking Troops in Kosovo.]
4th Guards (Kantemirovskaya) Tank Division, Naro-Fominsk [20th Army]
Commander --- YELKIN, Anatoliy, Maj-Gen. Appointed (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 16 Jan 02; 9 Sep 02).

["Yolkin was born in Simferopol in Ukraine's Crimea region, on April 12, 1960. He graduated from the Ryazan higher airborne command college in 1981, the Frunze Military Academy in 1990 and the General Staff Academy in 2000. He served in the Russian Airborne Troops and Land Forces and was appointed commander of the 138th separate motorized rifle brigade in the Leningrad military district in August 2000. Yolkin was promoted to major general in December last year" (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 19 Feb 02).
[Previous Commander was FUZHENKO, Yevgeniy, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 9 Aug 01).]
13th Tank Regiment [4th Tank Division]
[Stationed in the town of Naro-Fominsk (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 15 Aug 01).]
423rd Guards Yampolsk Motorized-Rifle Regiment [4th Tank Division]
[Fully manned. It participated in the Chechnya campaign from October 1999 to March 2000, particularly, in combat operations at the Sunzha and Terek ranges and in the seizure of Grozny (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 26 Jul 01).]
9th Tank Division, Boguchar [20th Army] (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 05 May 00)
10th Tank Division [20th Army]
Deployed in the town of Boguchar, Voronezh regio (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 29 Jan 02 ).
Commander --- BUVALTSEV, Ivan, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 21 Jun 01; noted as a Maj-Gen, 15 Aug 02).

[Previous Commander was GLUSHCHENKO, Andrey, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 8 Jun 01).]
34th Artillery Division [20th Army]
Commander --- VERKHOVOD, Vladimir, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 07 Dec 00; 27 Jun 01; Krasnaya Zvezda, 5 Feb 02).

[34th described as a motorized rifle division under VERKHOVOD (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 5 Mar 02.)]
Military Unit 89425
Based near Voronezh (RenTV, 17 May 01).

22nd Combined-Arms Army [Moscow MD]
Commander --- MERKURYEV, Aleksey, Lt-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 26 Jan 01; noted as a Lt-Gen, 18 Mar 02; 2 Sep 03).

First Deputy Commander (Chief of Staff) --- MAKAROV, Sergey, Lt-Gen (Nezavisimoye voyennoye obozreniye, 9 Aug 02).

[Previous Chief of Staff was POSTNIKOV, Aleksandr, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 15 Aug 00; 18 Mar 02).]
3rd (Visla) Motorized-Rifle Division [22nd Army]
["Headquartered in the Mulino village of the Moscow region (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 6 Feb 02).

Station in Nizhniy Novgorod Area (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 2 Jul 01).

One of the recently reorganized "permanent readiness divisions" formed during the 1997-1998 military reforms. Formed in 1997, based on the 47th Guards and 31st Tank divisions withdrawn from Germany. "This division is an experimental large unit with a new TO&E: it consists of three motorized rifle and two tank regiments. Of the 7,000 personnel, 470 mean and 360 women are contract service members. Twenty percent of the officers in the large unit are regular military officers, and the rest are two-year officers called into the Army after graduating from civilian higher educational instititutions. The motorized rifle subunits have a their disposal the BMP-2, more than once tested in combat; the tank regiments are equipped with gas-turbine T-80B tanks; and the artillery peronnel have "Msta-S" and "Akatsiya" self-propelled mounts. The divisions air defense subunits have the newest armament some have at their disposal "Tor-M1" and "Tunguska" antiaircraft systems." (Nezavisimoye Voyennoye Obozreniye, 17 Apr 98).

Commander --- KONNOV, Aleksandr, Maj-Gen (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Jan 02; noted as a Maj-Gen, Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 2 Sep 03).

[Konnov: born in the Gryazny Klyuch village in the Klin district of the Ulyanovsk region on December 29, 1957. He graduated from the Ulyanovsk Guards Higher Tank Command School in 1980 and the Armored Troops Academy in 1990. He served in motorized rifle and tank units of the Far Eastern, Belarussian and Moscow military districts, the Russian troops group in Eastern Germany and the Western Troops Grouping. Konnov also took part in the Chechnya campaign and was appointed deputy commander of the 3rd division in December 2000. Married and has a daughter and a son. Participated in combat operations in the North Caucasus. (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Jan 02 ), (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 6 Feb 02).]
[Previous commanders:
--- NAZAROV, Valeriy, Major-General (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 8 May 01).

--- STOLYAROV, Aleksandr, Maj-Gen (Nezavisimoye Voyennoye Obozreniye, 17 Apr 98).]

Chief of Staff --- YUDIN, Sergey, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 13 Dec 00).

99th Self-propelled Artillery Regiment [3rd MRD]
To be withdrawn from Chechnya. (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Jan 01).
100th Tank Regiment [3rd MRD]
Commander --- SHEVCHUK, Alexander, Colonel (Agentstvo voyennykh novostey, 26 Jan 01).

245th Motorized Rifle Regiment [3rd MRD]
To be withdrawn from Chechnya. (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, (22 Jan 01).
273rd Tank Regiment [3rd MRD]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 19 Jul 01).
Commander --- YASHIN, Dmitriy, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 22 Sep 03).

752nd Motorized-Rifle Regiment [3rd MRD]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey 19 Jul 01).
36th Artillery Division [22nd Army]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 27 Dec 02).
27th Sevastopol Separate Motorized Rifle Brigade [?]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 23 Sep 02)

39th Separate Missile Brigade [Moscow MD]
Commander --- BEZRUCHENKO, Mikhail, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 15 Feb 01).

45th Separate High-Powered Artillery Brigade [Moscow MD]
(Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 12 Feb 02).
57th Separate Engineers Brigade
[Permanently based in Nakhabino, Moscow Oblast (Kommersant, 11 Mar 03).]
144th Motorized Rifle Division, Vyazma [Moscow MD]
Cadre division, stationed near Vyazma, Smolensk Oblast. (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 2 Oct 00).
202nd Separate Air Defense Brigade (Permanent Readiness) [Moscow MD]
["The 202nd separate permanent readiness SAM brigade of the Moscow military district started a tactical exercise with live firing at the Ashuluk testing ground in the Astrakhan region on Tuesday, the district's deputy commander Lieutenant General Alexandr Belousov said. 'The four-day exercise of the brigade at the Ashuluk testing ground was planned beforehand. It is supervised by chief of the district's air defense department Colonel Mikhail Krush,' Belousov told Interfax-Military News Agency. He said that 'live firing of two battalions organic of the brigade will take place in the framework of the tactical exercise on September 26 and 27. Real launches of missiles will be made by S-300PMU and Tor SAM systems. Those air defense assets will fire at grouped aerial targets against an intensive tactical background with the use of the A-50 (Russian variant of AWACS) radar surveillance plane,' Belousov added. The 202nd brigade under command of Colonel Aleksey Valov is headquartered in the town of Naro-Fominsk in the Moscow region." (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 24 Sep 02).]
Commander --- VALOV, Aleksey, Col (Agentstvo Voyennykh Novostey, 24 Sep 02).

 



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