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Ministry of Defence discusses the spring draft campaign

by April 23, 2017 Market

The Ministry of Defence, under the leadership of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan Colonel-general Saken Zhasuzakov, held a videoconference meeting on the organization of the conscription of citizens for military service in spring of 2017.

The videoconference meeting was attended by Heads of structural divisions of the Ministry of Defence and General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan, commanders-in-chief of branches, regional command troops, Deputy Akims of the regions, cities of Astana and Almay � draft committee chairmen , heads of defense departments of regions, Astana, Almaty.

The meeting discussed issues of recruiting servicemen into the Armed Forces, other troops and military formations of the Republic, and reviewed the results of inspections of draft committees of local military authorities of Zhambyl and South Kazakhstan regions.

As noted by the Head of the department for organizational and mobilization work of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan Major-General Muslim Dairov, the extended videoconference meeting is aimed at the qualitative solution of problems during the draft organization.

Summarizing the results of the meeting, the Head of the military department gave a number of specific tasks to the leadership of local military command authorities regarding further qualitative selection of conscripts for compulsory military service.

Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan