According to the order of President and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov, ceremonies were held for the awarding of military ranks and corresponding ranks military and law-enforcement personnel of the country.
According to the Presidential Decree, ranks and titles for responsible performance of the duty of Defenders of the Motherland were awarded to prominent figures in the industry for their significant services to strengthening defense force of the state, keeping law and public order at the proper level The award is timed to coincide with the Defenders of the Fatherland Day. Fatherland Defender's Day.
Rewarded and promoted Turkmenistanis expressed their gratitude and appreciation to the President of Turkmenistan for caring attitude to servicemen and their families, actions aimed at improving social and living conditions, expanding opportunities for professional fulfillment, service and productive leisure, respectively, and the significant assessment of the activities of servicemen and representatives of law enforcement agencies. The participants of the event assured that they would continue to be vigilant in fulfilling their duty before the motherland and protecting the achievements of independent neutral Turkmenistan.