Ivan Belozertsev congratulates FSB officers, veterans with professional holiday
Penza, 20 December 2015. PenzaNews. The Penza region governor Ivan Belozertsev has congratulated the officers and veterans of the regional Federal Security Service (FSB) with their professional holiday celebrated on Sunday, December 20.
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“Over the years, your service underwent numerous reorganizations, changed its title several times, but the main thing remained the same – you guarding the national interests of Russia,” noted the head of the region.
The work of FSB officers is particularly important in the present age, he stressed.
“To steadfastly protect the country from challenges and threats of terrorism, to defend the country’s sovereignty and integrity, to rectify any law violations, to combat corruption and drug trade – these are the grand objectives for you and your colleagues, set by Russian President Vladimir Putin. I believe you will be able to successfully achieve these objectives set by the head of state,” said Ivan Belozertsev.
The FSB officers are known for their inalienable dedication to service and civil duty, bravery, perseverance, and patriotism, the governor added.
“I wish you to be healthy, prosperous, happy, and successful in your service to the Fatherland!” the press service of the Penza region government quotes the head of the region.