- The Pacific Fleet commander put on his third star.
- Newly-minted General-Colonels Lentsov and Dvornikov look like possible candidates to command military districts / unified strategic commands in the future.
- Four army commanders — Gurulev, Kaloyev, Kuralenko, and Teplinskiy — put on their second stars.
- Chiefs of some specialized branches (comms, coastal defense, missile troops and artillery, air defense) got promoted.
- RVSN, Airborne, VKO, Spetsnaz, and motorized rifle formation commanders got their first stars.
- Friend-of-Putin and head of Russia’s military police Sidorkevich also got a star.