S&B is their premium ammo (Czeck Republic, IIRC) I've used a ton of it. the red lacquer sealant was required by their military back in Soviet days.
They are probably using a very tiny dab of clear sealant now, the way our American premium ammo makers do.
History fails to record a single precedent in which nations subject to moral decay have not passed into political and economic decline. There has been either a spiritual awakening to overcome the moral lapse, or a progressive deterioration leading to ultimate national disaster.
If you think a strong military is expensive, think about what a weak one would cost