The Russian Federation
Ministry of Defence: Medal for Distinction in Combat

Медаль За боевые отличия

Ribbon: Orange with black edges and a narrow white central stripe.

Instituted: 31 March 2003.

Awarded: For courage and dedication in carrying out combat assignments or special operations in life threatening situations, for decisive actions that contribute to the success of a mission, or for successfully guiding the actions of subordinates in carrying out combat missions.

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