Introducing the draft Dmitry Belyakov "Special Forces veterans of the country"

In December 2009 marked the 30th anniversary of the Soviet troops entered Afghanistan 15 years of war in Chechnya.

In both conflicts, special units - Special Forces - played a crucial role.

Elite armed forces of the Soviet Union and Russia, intelligence, and special anti-terrorist units most effectively worked in Afghanistan,

in Chechnya and other hot spots of our country as well as abroad. These photographs - part of a multimedia documentary photo project "Special Forces Veterans country."

The project, which included portraits of three generations of veterans (the eighties - the two thousandth) of three special forces:

GRU, the KGB-FSB and MVD, emerged as a retrospective, through which you can look at thirty segment of our recent history.


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