Today, in the educational and rehabilitation center created on the basis of a branch of the military hospital named after AA Vishnevsky in Moscow, the head of the Main Personnel Directorate of the Ministry of Defense of Russia, Lieutenant General Yuri Kuznetsov, awarded state awards. , certificates of completion of a course of additional vocational education and military ranks.
The new specialties acquired at the educational center will allow wounded servicemen in the Northern Military Region zone to continue serving in new military positions in the organizations of the Ministry of Defense.
Representatives of the Russian Ministry of Defense provided 40 graduates of the center with documents for housing, taking into account the location of the new duty station, as well as transport accessibility and the availability of social infrastructure.
Those who have not yet managed to choose a new apartment will be able to receive monthly monetary compensation for renting housing in the chosen destination.
Yuri Kuznetsov congratulated the servicemen on behalf of Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu and presented them with military awards. Distinguished servicemen were awarded 17 state awards, including 8 orders of “Courage”, 8 medals “For Courage” and the insignia of the Order of St. George – the St. George Cross of the IV degree. Previously, a Decree of the President of Russia was issued on the award of these servicemen.
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Retraining of military personnel is only one of the areas of a large-scale program approved by the Russian Defense Minister aimed at the social rehabilitation of wounded servicemen. Earlier, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu decided to guarantee the possibility of further military service to all servicemen who were injured during a special military operation.