President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on a one-time payment in the amount of 195,000 rubles to mobilized and servicemen serving under a contract in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.
The corresponding document was published on the official Internet portal of legal information on Thursday, November 3.
Establish for citizens of the Russian Federation called up for military service by mobilization in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation, and military personnel who served in the military by conscription in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation <...> other citizens of the Russian Federation who concluded a contract for military service in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation during the period of a special military operation for a period of one year or more, a one-time cash payment in the amount of 195 thousand rubles, –
stated in the decree.
Under the exception are military personnel from among the cadets of military professional educational organizations, military educational organizations of higher education, which are under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Defense.
The decree applies to legal relations that have arisen since September 21 of the current year.
Russians called up for service by partial mobilization or who came voluntarily will receive payments on an equal basis with employees under the contract.
The minimum payment will be 195 thousand rubles a month, and the final payment will depend on the military rank, position held and additional incentive bonuses. Since mobilized citizens are given the same status as contract servicemen, they are entitled to the same benefits.
Since October 27, similar support measures have been extended to volunteer participants in the special operation.
On September 21, partial mobilization was announced in the Russian Federation. On October 31, Putin announced its completion.
The Ministry of Defense on the same day announced the cessation of activities within the framework of partial mobilization.
As Rear Admiral Vladimir Tsimlyansky, representative of the Main Organizational and Mobilization Directorate of the General Staff of the RF Armed Forces, noted at the time, citizens called up for partial mobilization will be paid monthly allowances according to rank and position, as well as allowances.