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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Army Seeks Student Draftees

Students should be drafted into mandatory military service after their freshman or sophomore year, and the age limit for draftees should be raised to 30, from 27, Vasily Smirnov, deputy head of the General Staff, said Thursday.

He said the military still considers 18 the perfect age for service, RIA-Novosti reported.