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Ministry of Defense - Organization

There is continuous churn at the Defense Ministry, and here is a somewhat recent organization chart that was probably current in the 2010-2015 timeframe

Defense Minister

First Deputy Minister of Defense

  • Main Combat Training and Service;
  • Military Inspectorate of Defense;
  • Aviation Security Service ;
  • Military band service.

Chief of the General Staff - First Deputy Minister of Defense

  • Main Operations Directorate;
  • General Directorate of the General Staff;
  • Main Organization and Mobilization Directorate;
  • Management chief of communications;
  • Management of Electronic Warfare;
  • Military Topographic Directorate.

State Secretary - Deputy Minister of Defense

  • General Directorate of personnel;
  • General Intelligence Directorate [GRU]
  • Main Educational Departments;
  • Office of the State Civil Service;
  • Directorate on the interaction with legislative and executive power.

Chief of Armaments of Russian Armed Forces -
Deputy Defense Minister

Chief of Logistics - Deputy Defense Minister

Main Military-Political Administration (GVPU)
Deputy Defense Minister

Head of Quartering and Arrangement of the Russian Defense Ministry

Head of Economy and Finance of the Russian Defense Ministry

  • main financial and economic management;
  • Management and wages civilian Defense Ministry.

Head of the Office of Minister of Defense

  • Main Department of International Military Cooperation;
  • Office of Defense to monitor the implementation of agreements (NTSUYAO);
  • Administrative Department;
  • Department of Information and Public Relations;
  • Financial Supervision;
  • Office of Defense;
  • Receiving Defense Ministry.

General Command


Subordinate services and agencies

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