The Director of the National Guard Troops Federal Service of the Russian Federation – Commander-in-Chief of the National Guard Troops of the Russian Federation Army General Viktor Zolotov reported to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on the combat activity of the National Guard Troops units during the special military operation in Donbass.
Army General Viktor Zolotov informed the head of the state that during the special military operation, the National Guard Troops perform a wide range of tasks to ensure law and order, and safety, as well as to establish peaceful life in the liberated territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk Republics, in the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions.
The Director of Rosguard noted that, taking a direct part in the combat actions, the Rosguard personnel carry out reconnaissance and search, reconnaissance and ambush actions, demining, carry out activities to detect and eliminate enemy sabotage and reconnaissance, sabotage-terrorist groups, and reveal weapons caches.
Army General Viktor Zolotov informed the head of the state that, as part of their service and combat missions, the servicemen of Rosguard conduct reconnaissance, adjust aviation and artillery fire on identified enemy targets in cooperation with the units of the Ministry of Defense, and mop up targeted areas.
One of the tasks of the National Guard Troops units during the special military operation is to ensure the security and protection of important state facilities and infrastructure. In addition, the Russian National Guard is involved in carrying out operations for the delivery of humanitarian cargo, as well as the provision of medical assistance to local residents. As Army General Viktor Zolotov emphasized, the Rosguard servicemen and employees feel the support of the population in the liberated territories, people understand that the Russian servicemen protect their right to a peaceful life, as well as happy childhood for their children.
During the report to the President of the Russian Federation, the Director of Rosguard dwelled on the issues of organizing interaction with the Defense Ministries of the Donetsk and Lugansk Republics, as well as the local administrative authorities in the framework of the tasks fulfillment assigned to the National Guard Troops.