Russia’s Defense Ministry orders thousands of medals for personnel involved in Syria operation
The Russian Defense Ministry has announced a tendering process for the purchase of more than twenty thousand medals for those participating in military operations in Syria.
According to information provided on the procurement website, the agency will spend up to 45 million rubles on the medals. Twenty thousand medals will be awarded to “participants of the military operation in Syria,” while another fifty medals will be given “for the liberation of Palmyra” and an additional fifty “for the mine clearance of Palmyra.”
The Russian Defense Ministry also conducted a similar auction last year; however, it only requested the production of 10,300 medals …read more