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The Russian Ministry of Defense showed the work of courier-postal specialists delivering letters to the military

The Ministry of Defense of Russia showed the work of courier-postal specialists delivering letters to the military

The Ministry of Defense of Russia showed the work of courier-postal specialists delivering letters to the military

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The Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation showed the work of specialists of the 6th Central Courier and Postal Communication Center of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, delivering mail to military personnel participating in the special military operation of the Russian Federation in Ukraine from their relatives

The military department notes that specialists in the courier and postal service of the RF Armed Forces continue to deliver postal items to military personnel participating in a special military operation from relatives and letters from military personnel to addressees in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation

“The Russian Ministry of Defense continues to work on the delivery of mail to military personnel participating in a special military operation and sending letters from military personnel to recipients in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. Exchange offices have been deployed in all groupings of troops. correspondence to military personnel participating in a special military operation. Also, in the constituent entities of the Russian Federation, through social networks and regional media, an explanation was organized for citizens on the procedure for sending postal correspondence, “the press service of the Defense Ministry explains.

The courier-postal service of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation is the only and unique type of postal service that allows the delivery of all types of postal items to personnel undergoing military service in the zone of the NMD. Delivery of postal items is carried out by various vehicles, including armored vehicles.

“In order to organize personal correspondence of military personnel participating in a special military operation, a unit was formed at the 6th Central Order of the Red Star Order of the Red Star courier-postal communication center (Armed Forces of the Russian Federation) and work was organized to receive, process and send personal letters and parcels to round the clock operation. Delivery of postal items to the areas of the special military operation is organized daily by aviation, rail and road courier-postal routes,” Lieutenant Colonel Denis Yurchenko, Head of the 6th Central Node of the FPS of the RF Armed Forces, told reporters.

Relatives and friends of the military personnel participating in the NWO, having written a letter or issued a parcel, hand them over for shipment to the nearest post office of the Russian Post. Received postal items are sorted by directions and sent through the network of courier-postal communication to the zone of the SVO.

“Personnel of the 6th Central Directorate of the FPS in the Moscow-400 postal department processes hundreds of letters daily addressed to servicemen performing tasks in the area of ​​the special military operation. In order to guarantee the delivery of letters to the addressees, I remind you that the relatives of military personnel can send their letters through the nearest branches of Russian Post JSC to the address: “index 103400, Moscow-400, five-digit number of the military unit, or military unit-field mail”, – emphasized the head of the postal department of the 6th Central Node of the Federal Border Guard Service of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, Captain Vladimir Kurbashnov. Delivered postal items are handed over to the exchange offices of the FPS of groupings of troops for further transfer to the military postman and delivery of postal items personally to the servicemen.

“For the purpose of prompt processing of mail, workplaces are equipped with mechanization, communication facilities and automated workplaces. Postal items are processed and stored in dry and ventilated premises that ensure their safety. Hundreds of parcels from their relatives and friends are delivered to the servicemen who are in the zone of the special military operation every day,” said Captain Nikolai Tokarev, head of the Center for Courier and Postal Communication of Troops and Fleet Forces of the 6th Central Node of the Federal Border Guard Service of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. Travel time directly depends on the remoteness of the subject of the Russian Federation from which the postal item is sent.

Military personnel also have the option to send personal letters home. To do this, each serviceman is provided with postal envelopes and stationery. A serviceman who has expressed a desire to send a letter to his relatives and friends, transfers the letter written by him to the military postman of his military unit. The military postman accepts the letter, checks the correctness of addressing and transfers it to the courier-postal service unit, which delivers it to the post office for further sending letters to relatives and friends through the channels of Russian Post JSC.

Writing a personal letter to a fighter is easier by hand than typing on a phone. And the servicemen have no other connection with their relatives. For obvious reasons, cell phones are useless at the front. Close people will definitely write back. And the longer the letter from home, the calmer the fighter. Delivery of letters to the zone of a special military operation – on the courier-postal service of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation (FPS). Their cars are guarded daily on the front lines. All envelopes and parcels will be handed over personally. Here they understand that sometimes there is nothing more important than the connection with the house. The fighters are ready to write in response at any opportunity, if there are a few free minutes between combat work, they take up pens.

“Every day, FPS servicemen deliver about a thousand envelopes to military units. This is a lot. Considering that there is still military correspondence in the service. Delivery times are different. But understanding the importance of communication at the front, they try to avoid delays. If citizens do not know the number of the military unit, you should contact the employees of the military commissariat at the place of residence, they will provide this data as soon as possible.To do this, you need to know the last name, first name, patronymic of the soldier, his date of birth, as well as which military registration and enlistment office he was called up.You also need to have supporting documents with you. provided to the next of kin (parents/guardians, spouses, as well as children).In addition to letters, parcels can also be sent,” the Ministry of Defense added.

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