In the state Duma said that the agenda for the army failed to hand over 164 thousand citizens of the Russian Federation

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MOSCOW, April 3. /TASS/. The number of Russian citizens who failed to deliver the agenda of the call to military service, currently stands at about 164 thousand people. This was stated on Tuesday the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on defense, Hero of Russia Andrei Krasov.

“Unfortunately, the number of citizens who cannot serve the summons and, accordingly, to call for military service, around 164 thousand people,” the MP said at a plenary session discussing a draft law, which obliges not received a summons recruits themselves to be behind them in the military.