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Old 03-18-2009, 02:36   #1
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New Report on the reformation of Russia's armed forces

This was on the BBC last night

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode...ht_17_03_2009/

Taking a look at the reforms currently being implemented within Russia's armed forces, in particular one of it's Parachute Regiments.
Part 1 of 2, I'll post the second part tomorrow once it's been shown real-time and gets posted on the BBC website.

Edit: Heres the reporter's blog on the subject:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programme...ht/7947082.stm - all text so it shouldn't be blocked - I'll try to see if the program has been put on ******* or some other site, irritating that the BBC would block their links like that.
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Old 03-18-2009, 03:42   #2
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BBC blocks their links:

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Currently BBC iPlayer TV programmes are available to play in the UK only, but all BBC iPlayer Radio programmes are available to you. Why? If you are in the UK and see this message please read this advice. Go to Radio channels home page.
I found this lead-in to the program on BBC web site..

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/newsnight...arch_2009.html
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