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The neglect of the needs of the army may result in social tensions. This was stated by the state Duma Committee on defense headed by the General-Colonel Vladimir Shamanov, reports owned by Grigory Berezkin the RBC.
The draft law “On the Federal budget for the year 2020 and the planning period of 2021 and 2022” is specified to exist in the military sector outstanding issues. In particular, the Committee requests the government to condicionat military pensions, to allocate additional funds for housing subsidies and to increase the salaries of civilian personnel of the armed forces.
If these issues are left unattended, it would have serious consequences: the growth of queues for housing, inadequate wages and, as a consequence, social tensions, said the Committee. In addition, the government was asked to allocate additional funds for the purchase of combustive-lubricating materials or the lack of fuel could have an impact on the combat training of the army.
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