BEAR Forces Edit
BEAR. Battle Encounter Assault Regiment. The BEARs are a Private Military Contractor mostly consisting of soldiers from Post-Soviet Countries working under the Russian government, employed by the regional officials in Novinsk. They are tasked with finding illicit activities of the Terra Group, and therefore, USEC rivals. BEARs are primarily Russian, and therefore speak Russian as a first language.
They are one of the two playable factions, minus the scavengers.
Commonly seen with a green/gray backpacks, and a relatively simple set of body armor. They use weapons commonly associated with Russians- the AK47s, AK74s, RPDs, etc.