Accession Number : ADA348838
Title : Soviet Union, Military Affairs.
Corporate Author : JOINT PUBLICATIONS RESEARCH SERVICE ARLINGTON VA
Report Date : 15 JUN 1988
Pagination or Media Count : 51
Abstract : Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBlS) and Joint Publications Research Service (JPRS) publications contain political, economic, military, and sociological news, commentary. and other information, as well as scientific and technical data and reports. All information has been obtained from foreign radio and television broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, books, and periodicals. Items generally are processed from the first or best available source; it should not be inferred that they have been disseminated only in the medium, in the language, or to the area indicated. Items from foreign language sources are translated. Those from English-language sources are transcribed, with the original phrasing and other characteristics retained. This document contains articles on military affairs in the Soviet Union. Some topics discussed include military-political issues, Warsaw Pact, armed forces, ground forces, naval forces, civil defense, rear services, defense industries, military history, and foreign military affairs.
Descriptors : *MILITARY OPERATIONS , *USSR , *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN) , SOURCES , MILITARY HISTORY , INDUSTRIES , CIVIL DEFENSE , DEFENSE SYSTEMS , FOREIGN , INFANTRY , NAVY , JOINT MILITARY ACTIVITIES , DOCUMENTS , WARSAW PACT COUNTRIES , INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS , PERIODICALS , FOREIGN LANGUAGES , ENGLISH LANGUAGE.
Subject Categories : MILITARY FORCES AND ORGANIZATIONS
MILITARY OPERATIONS, STRATEGY AND TACTICS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE