Joining to protect the Motherland…

Today, as usual, the Russian armed forces set up recruiting stations near military-themed exhibitions, these images are from Tomsk. There were queues lined up at both points.

In general the whole issue of forcing people to join is not needed, there is no shortage of reservists or even better, volunteers properly trained and turned into professional soldiers.


About the Author


A survivor of six heart attacks and a brain tumor, a grumpy bear of a man, whom has declared Russia as his new and wonderful home. His wife is a true Russian Sweet Pea of a girl and she puts up with this bear of a guy and keeps him in line. Thank God for my Sweet Pea and Russia.