10:47 / 14.01.2021
President Mirziyoyev awards a group of military personnel and law enforcement officers

Shavkat Mirziyoyev has signed a decree on rewarding a group of military personnel and law enforcement officers in connection with the Armed Forces establishment day.

Photo: Presidential press service

According to the document, a number of servicemen have been awarded for great services in strengthening the country’s independence, increasing its defensive power and military-technical potential, ensuring state security and inviolability of borders, forming a professional national army and increasing its authority, effective activities aimed at maintaining peace, tranquility and public order, protection of the rights, freedoms and legitimate interests of citizens, for the courage and dedication shown in the performance of their sacred duty, a worthy contribution to the education of youth in the spirit of patriotism and devotion to the Motherland, training of personnel with professional skills.

Akhmad Burkhonov, Deputy Defense Minister of Uzbekistan, Commander of the Air Defense Forces and the Air Force has been awarded the Order “Fidokorona Xizmatlari Uchun” (For selfless services).

Also, 4 persons were awarded the Order “Shon-sharaf” II degree, 3 persons – the Order “Dustlik”, 3 [persons – the Order “Mardlik”, 12 persons – the Medal “Jasorat”, 47 persons – the Medal “Sodiq Xizmatlari Uchun”, 6 persons – the Medal “Soglom Turmush”, 29 persons – the Medal “Shuxrat”.