12,000 recruits join the service today
About 12,000 new recruits start serving in the army today.
Most conscripts will start serving in the ground forces. The rest are distributed between the naval and air forces and the military units of the border service.
All recruits will receive a coronavirus vaccine. The restrictions and precautions adopted by the army in connection with the coronavirus epidemic are still in force.
In addition, recruits and personnel will be assigned to squads to limit contacts and better track possible chains of infection.