Military Unit to Pay 250,000 Roubles for Death of Soldier

posted 21 Sept 2012, 12:18 by Rights in Russia   [ updated 21 Sept 2012, 12:23 ]
Source: (info), 18/09/12 

· Military  · Tatarstan 

Kirovsky district court in Kazan has ordered military unit No. 3730 to pay 250,000 roubles to Nikolai Berbin, whose son died in the summer of 2009 because of an assault by a drunken warrant officer. The court dismissed the military unit’s argument that the soldier’s father should claim compensation from the warrant officer. [Read more]