20 February 2010, Saturday, 8:00
author: news-service of President RB
The President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev sent the greeting message to President RB Murtaza Rakhimov and congratulated him with the Defender of the Motherland Day:
“Dear Murtaza Gubaidullovitch! Let me congratulate you with the Defender of the Motherland Day! February 23 is the holiday of brave people with great strength of mind, choosing the warlike labor as the main deed of their lives. On this day we honor all those who devotedly serve the Motherland, reliably protecting the interests of our country and its citizens and ensuring stable development of Russia. I wish you health, every success, prosperity and happiness for your folks.
The Chairman of Russian Federation Federal Assembly’s Federation Council Sergey Mironov also sent the greeting message to President RB:
“Dear Murtaza Gubaidullovitch! The defense of the Motherland always was and remains the honorable duty for every citizen. Today we are honoring all those, who stood the guard of our Motherland, who served in army and those, for whom the army service still lies ahead. The army service, patriotism, bravery and honor of a Russian soldier were always deeply respected in Russia. Let this festive day will always be the symbol of peace, justice and love for the native land.
I wish you well-being, good, health and every success in all your deeds and beginnings.
The head of the Russian Presidential Administration Sergey Naryshkin also congratulated Murtaza Rakhimov:
“Dear Murtaza Gubaidullovitch! Let me congratulate you with the Defender of the Motherland Day!
This holiday symbolizes prowess and bravery of Russian warriors and their great victories forever remain the inseparable part of our historical heritage. Today it is very important to continue keeping the best traditions of Russian Armed Forces and Russian Navy, upbringing a new generation of solders and officers as the real professionals, able to protect the interest of Russia and safety of its citizens in the best way.
I wish you and your folks strong health, happiness, peace, well-being and every success in all your deeds for the good of our Motherland!
Members of Russian Federation Council, deputies of Russian State Duma, heads of federal ministries and departments, heads of Russian regions, commanders, activists of science and culture, heads of large industrial enterprises and mass-media, representatives of public organizations and others also congratulates President of Republic of Bashkortostan M.G. Rakhimov with the Defender of the Motherland Day.
The greeting messages are going on incoming.