The celebration, dedicated to the Day of the Employee of Internal Affairs of the RF, was held in Kazan
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November 10). Today, the festive event, dedicated to the Day of the Employee of
Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation, was held in Kazan on the site of
the KRK “Pyramida”. Rustam Minnikhanov, the President of the RT, congratulated
Tatarstan policemen on their professional holiday. Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of
Kazan, took part in the celebration.
meetings have become a good tradition. This year is a special date, the NKVD's
resolution “On the Workers' Militia” was signed 100 years ago. Over the years,
law and order officers have always been at the forefront: in the harsh years of
the Civil War, at the fronts and in the rear of the Great Patriotic War, during
the difficult post-war period, and during the peaceful Soviet period”, said
Rustam Minnikhanov in his welcoming speech.
that history is constantly replenished with examples of courage and
selflessness of law enforcement officers, their selfless devotion to the law
and duty. Defending the interests of the country, the employees of the Ministry
of Internal Affairs are always the first in the line of fire in the fight
against crimes, said the President of the RT. “You have tied your destiny with
a heavy but noble profession often ensuring the well-being and peace of
citizens with a risk to your life”.
day, we bow our heads in the bright memory of the lost comrades. Their feat is
an example of courage, honor, and self-sacrifice”, noted Rustam Minnikhanov.
President of the RT addressed special words of gratitude to the veterans who
made a worthy contribution to the protection of the rule of law. And now they
pass their invaluable experience and best traditions to the new generation of
defenders with full dedication.
Minnikhanov drew attention to the fact that the Ministry of Internal Affairs in
the RT was and remains one of the best regional units in the system of internal
affairs of the country. “Reducing the number of offenses is noted and the level
of crime detection is growing due to your efforts. Over the years, the
Tatarstan police are among the top ten regional departments of Russian internal
affairs”, he said.
crimes, ensure the economic, migration security of the country, as well as the
rule of law in the streets of our cities and settlements both in daily routine
and during major events. Confirmation of this is the Confederations Cup, which
was held in Kazan at the highest organizational level”, added the President of
to him, the preservation of peace and safety are of the particular urgency in
modern conditions. The stable situation in the republic is largely due to the
employees of the Department of Internal Affairs. Rustam Minnikhanov noted that
it is necessary to continue to severely suppress all terrorist attempts to
destabilize the situation, not to admit even the slightest manifestations of
priority for all employees in the exercise of their duty should be to ensure
the rule of law, respect for constitutional rights and freedoms of citizens,
believes the President of the RT. And the most objective assessment is people's
trust. “Law enforcement officers always have a well-deserved respect of the
population. We need to cherish this trust and strengthen it daily. Citizens
should be sure that they will always find support and protection from you”, he
Minnikhanov added that the heavy daily work to ensure public order, prevent
crime, and uncover the committed crimes doesn’t go unnoticed. “The Republic has
always paid and will pay special attention to your service. Congratulations!”.
Rustam Minnikhanov presented state awards of the RT to the most distinguished
employees of the Internal Affairs Department, reports the press service of the
President of the RT.