On October 10, the solemn event on the occasion of the Day of Internal Affairs Officers took place in the Donetsk National Academic Musical and Drama Theatre. The event was attended by the Head of the Republic Alexander Zakharchenko, the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin and the Minister of Internal Affairs Alexey Dikiy.
The Head of the Republic Alexander Zakharchenko addressed to law enforcement officials with the congratulatory speech.
ʺToday is a big holiday for all citizens of the Republic because your ministry not only protects law, order and peace, but you are also fighting. You are the only ministry that follows the law and protects the law at the same time. Thank you very much for your hard work, deep gratitude to your loved ones, who are sympathetic to your work and see you off anxiously,ʺ Alexander Zacharchenko said.
The Chairman of the DPR People’s Council stressed the importance of the profession of the law enforcement officer.
ʺI wholeheartedly congratulate you on your professional holiday. Your Ministry is one of the most highly qualified in the Republic. Due to the circumstances, a high percentage of your staff remained faithful to their motherland.
We have many tasks to do because it is necessary to maintain law and order in the Republic and to do everything so that the Republic remains to be a state governed by the rule of law. All our positive progress we have now is due to your hard work,ʺ Denis Pushilin said.
According to the Minister of Internal Affairs Alexey Dikiy, the today’s holiday has a long tradition, which was created by many generations of law enforcement officers.
ʺToday we celebrate our main professional holiday, the Day of Internal Affairs Officers. On this day, all those, who served and serve in Ministry of Internal Affairs and who found themselves in this prestigious and noble profession, accept congratulations from their relatives and friends.
Traditions and historical achievements of many generations of law enforcement officers are embodied in this holiday. All those, who faithfully defended the state interests and the society, boldly encountered criminals, protected lives and rights of our citizens,ʺ Alexey Dikiy said.