Modern military and political situation requires new approaches to ensuring international stability and the construction of military power as an important element in this is the training of military personnel, said the chief of the General staff of the Russian armed forces army General Valery Gerasimov.
"in the world are multiplying and growing areas of instability, do not stop armed conflicts in the middle East and Asia, continues the export of radicalism and chaos," Gerasimov said at a ceremony to begin the school year at the Academy of the General staff.
He also said that the "color revolutions" find more forms of armed struggle and are conducted according to the rules of military art, " reports the news Agency. Remember, the Russian military has long expressed concern about the changes of the political situation in the world on the background of the Ukrainian fall. For example, they spoke about the growing NATO activity near Russia's borders. At the end of may, Russia's envoy to NATO Alexander Grushko said that the entry of Ukraine into NATO will lead a mine under the European security. The head of the General staff of the Russian armed forces Valery Gerasimov in April noted that " despite some slowdown, the process of inclusion in the block of new members has not stopped."