UAZ “Patriot” vehicles will soon be used as a chassis for experimental mobile field temples. This was announced by the head of the department for interaction with religious associations of the Main Military-Political Directorate of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation Oleg Veselkov as part of the Army-2022 military-technical forum.
According to him, there is a growing need among Russian military personnel to perform divine services and religious rites, Zvezda reports. Therefore, the terms of reference for the creation of experimental samples have already been prepared. This will be done by employees of the bureau “Mobile complexes and systems”.
Military priests are constantly with Russian soldiers. For religious purposes, cabins are even equipped on submarines and surface ships. It is reported that the RF Armed Forces already have more than 300 religious facilities.