Russian Army: Facing new challenges
Anatoly Antonov – Deputy Defence Minister
Russia is celebrating one of its main holidays today –Defender’s of the Fatherland Day. It was originally established to commemorate the Red Army. But through the years it has turned into a kind of all men’s day for Russians. Still the holiday is very special for the military, which is what we’re talking about today. The world has changed significantly since the times of the Red Army, and Russia has changed, too. What are the main threats it has to face today? Is it easy to coexist peacefully in the modern world? We’re asking Russia’s Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov.