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INSIDE RUSSIA - MILITARY REFORMS



Russia's military rethink

President Medvedev has announced a major re-armament programme in Russia, and has embarked on a massive reform of its million-strong forces.

Tim Whewell has had rare access to two of Russia's elite military units, and discovered that the shape of the shake-up speaks volumes.

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