Director of the Federal service of national guard troops (Regardie) Viktor Zolotov has ordered to check all personnel to ensure they have relatives in other power departments. General of the army demanded to exclude the possibility of the appearance of nepotism among his subordinates.
photo: Kirill Iskoldsky
To hire those who have relatives in the Ministry of internal Affairs, FSB, Prosecutor’s office or Investigative Committee will be available only after the personal approval Zolotov, reports Life. An order has been communicated to personnel.
Regardie was created by order of Russian President Vladimir Putin in early April. In the new structure included the internal troops, special forces soldiers of the interior Ministry — a total of 400 thousand people.
The national guard must engage in the fight against terrorism and organized crime in close cooperation with the police and will perform the functions that were performed by units of the OMON and SOBR.