Shoigu: More than 200 thousand people already arrived in RF Armed Forces as part of partial mobilization

Sergei Shoigu

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# 04 October 2022 14:29 (UTC +04:00)

"More than 200,000 people have arrived in the Russian armed forces as part of the partial mobilization that began on September 21," the Defense Minister of Russia Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday, APA's Moscow bureau reports.

According to him, the relevant officials were instructed to provide the mobilized with the necessary sets of clothing and other property, and appoint them to military positions. “The training of the personnel of the formed units is carried out at eighty training grounds and six training centers,” Shoigu said.

The mobilized citizens are trained at 80 training grounds and six training centers.

A large number of volunteers come to the military registration and enlistment offices during partial mobilization, none of them need to be refused, unless there are serious reasons, Shoigu said.

The Minister of Defense instructed the Main Directorate of Control and Supervisory Activities to “carefully control the entire range of measures for partial mobilization.”