The second elite special unit “Neftepolka” will be formed in Chechnya

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The head of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, announced the formation in Chechnya, the second elite special forces for the protection of oil and gas facilities SVR regardie of Chechnya.

“This is the famous “Neftepolk”, the soldiers who participated in numerous special operations and smashed a gang of international terrorists,” he said in the Telegram-channel.

According to Kadyrov, the base unit will have a two thousand people.

“If you have time to apply and qualify, you will be able to enter the service and to stand in defense of law and order, protecting the oil and gas facilities,” wrote the head of Chechnya.

He noted that the service in special forces candidates aged 18 to 50 years, and pointed out the contact information where I can go for advice.