Currency converter
News Feed
News Search Topics
Use filter
You can filter your feed,
by choosing only interesting

Russian Defense Ministry introduces new uniforms for military and civil staff

August 16, 2013, 7:12 UTC+3
The office suits will be of three colours: green, navy blue and black, depending on type and arm of service
Material has 1 page

MOSCOW, August 16 (Itar-Tass) - The Russian Defense Ministry is introducing a new uniform called an office suit for its military and civil staff, the Izvestia daily reports on Friday. It will replace the current everyday wear such as a woolen jacket with trousers and a shirt with a tie.

Nikolai Pankov, the Defense Ministry’s state secretary, told Izvestia that the new office uniform had been designed to make officers and civil staff to feel comfortable inside a building.

“It is a lighter option of the uniform designed exclusively for office work. It is much more comfortable to wear inside the building than a woolen jacket,” Pankov said. He added that a traditional officer’s jacket will not disappear. However, officers will put it on for rarer occasions.

The office suits will be of three colours: green, navy blue and black. The colour depends on the type and arm of service. The suit is unsuitable for wear in field conditions.

Показать еще
In other media