OREANDA-NEWS  Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on payments and compensations for fighters of volunteer formations in the Russian Guard participating in a special military operation.

The relevant decree of the head of state was posted on the official portal of legal information on Tuesday.

Now volunteers in the Russian National Guard will receive compensation for injury or disability, and their relatives will receive compensation in case of death of a military man.

Putin had previously introduced mandatory state insurance for volunteers participating in military training as part of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation.

The document provides guarantees in case of death or death within a year after injury, disability or injury.

The federal law granting Rosgvardiya the right to have volunteer formations in its composition was signed by the President of the Russian Federation at the end of 2023.