Experts | Colonel Cassad

In a network there was video where fighters among Lebanese “Hezbollah” examining the battlefield in Aleppo, lit up our men fighting with the Lebanese. Write that it is possible the men of the Special Operations Forces operating in combat formations “Hezbollah” the same way as in the combat formations of the Kurds working with American commandos. It is not excluded that the required videos were “PMCs”.

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The Syrian outcome | Colonel Cassad

The war in Syria is the largest war of the 21st century and we can clearly see how great the influence of this war on international politics. This local war, gradually acquired the character of a global confrontation between blocs of States and in a few years changed for decades they have been decomposed in the middle East. Now, it already has world-historic significance and its outcome, one way or another, will play a huge role in shaping the post-Washington world order.

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The Assault On Al-Bab 30.12.2016 | Colonel Cassad

In General, we can say that the Caliphate in November-December spent in al-Bab, a successful defensive operation. The command of “black” in operation “Euphrates shield” successfully solved a series of tasks has kept troops in Northern Syria, not allowing them to surround the area Debica and preparing conditions for long-term defense of al-Bab. During the battle for the city, “black” kept the defense after the direct impact of the FSA units and the Turkish army, and during counter-attacks inflicted substantial losses opponents. The Caliphate has traditionally demonstrated good training its infantry and high efficiency car bombs, and competent performance on the tactical level.

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Russia will cut the group in Syria | Colonel Cassad

There is a kind of deja vu, since the first deal the US and Russia are also accompanied by a reduction of the aviation group of the Russian Federation that has led to an increase in ground troops and more dense involvement of the Russian Federation in the Syrian war. Russia as Iran remains committed to a strategy of dosed participation in the Syrian war, however, in practice, the size of groups and the involvement of the army, air force and Navy will depend not on political declarations and military-political expediency

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Russian Marines | BMPD

The Russian Navy’s Marine Corps is a mobile, well-trained, well-equipped, and highly motivated force, capable of waging warfare in a variety of climates and environments. Marine units are regarded as some of the most elite in the Russian armed forces. In terms of their training and morale, they are on par with the Paratroopers (Airborne Assault Troops) and Spetsnaz forces. Nevertheless, the Marine Corps is clearly facing some major challenges in terms of further improving their deployment tactics, resuming expeditionary missions, and refreshing their technology.

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