MOSCOW, December 31. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed a decree establishing the flag of the interior troops of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
The flag is a rectangular two-sided white cloth superimposed on the entire area of the flag Karpovym four-pointed cross with expanding ends. In the centre of the flag is the heraldic sign – the emblem of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation and internal troops of the interior Ministry.
The decree reads that the purpose of the establishment of the flag is the preservation and development of historical traditions of Russian internal troops.