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The meeting of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan
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The meeting of the State Security Council of Turkmenistan

On September 5, 2019, President, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held the session of the State Security Council.

The results of the activities of military and law enforcement agencies for January-August of the current year were put on the agenda, organizational issues of the relevant structures were considered, urgent tasks for further modernization of the material and technical base considering modern digital systems and strengthening the human resources of law enforcement agencies were identified.

In the framework of the meeting, detailed reports of the heads of the military and law enforcement agencies on the situation in the institutions entrusted to them and the work done over eight months of the year were heard. Information was also voiced on steps to maintain public order in the country and the prevention of offenses, supervision of the implementation of the provisions of national legislation, and the improvement of regulatory legal acts.

As was reported, comprehensive measures are being taken to further improve the activities of law enforcement agencies, including on the progress of modernization of the material and technical base of the Armed Forces by equipping them with the latest special equipment and technical means. The heads of departments also informed about the strengthening of personnel potential and the solution of social issues in the headed structures.

Having listened to the reports, President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov noted that being a sovereign state, Turkmenistan systematically implements a comprehensive program aimed at maintaining the defense capabilities of the Armed Forces and training highly qualified personnel. 

Measures should be taken to improve the effectiveness of the military and law enforcement agencies, the head of Turkmenistan emphasized, instructing the heads of departments in a coordinated interaction to solve the tasks facing them. Particular emphasis was placed on the importance of regularly conducting work on military-patriotic education of the personnel of departments, and increasing the professionalism of military personnel.

At the end of the meeting, the President, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of Turkmenistan Army General Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov inspected the demonstration military exercises of the special forces group "Türkmen edermen" of the country's security forces.