The Russian Federation: Medal for the Defender of Free Russia

Медаль "Защитнику Свободной России"

Ribbon: Half blue, half orange with 3 black stripes.

Instituted: 2 June 1992.

Awarded: For acts in support of democracy during the attempted coup d'etat of August 1991, for achievements in the implementation of democratic, economic and political reforms, the strengthening of Russian statehood and for contributions to the solution of national problems.

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