The chest pin badge is the insignia of belonging to a special operations unit (Spetsnaz) of Russian Interior Ministry Troops.
The pin badge is made of a goldish metal with enamel in the form of a ruby red Greek cross with flared rounded ends. The cross is imposed over a slightly hollowed round shield with a laurel wreath. In the center of the cross there is a triangular elongated downward small shield with the cut upper corners. In its blue field there is a relief black silhouette of a bat.
The commemorative pin badge is to be presented to the Afghan War veterans and disabled soldiers.
The pin badge is a four-pointed cross with flared ends, covered with ruby-red enamel. The cross is located amid the diverging beams of the faceted rays and the crossed swords with the handles facing upwards.