The state customs Committee held a solemn meeting, dedicated to the day of defenders of the Fatherland.
Opening the event, Deputy Chairman of the State customs Committee Sergey Poluden noted:
«Today, in the system of customs authorities, half of the team is men, who are confident in their abilities, courageous, persistent, patient and noble! Of these, 95 people were awarded state awards in 2019 for their responsible and conscientious attitude to the service. I am sure that in the future you will continue to demonstrate high results in your work and will be a worthy example for the younger generation to follow!»
At the meeting, diplomas were awarded to the winners of the shooting Championship, which is held annually on the eve of the day of defenders of the Fatherland and the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus. Participants of the competition, representatives of the State customs Committee, performed the exercise PM-1-shooting with one hand from a Makarov pistol at a distance of 25 meters.
Gold of the competition has steadily gained Andrew Shushkevich, silver – Dmitry Ralovets, the bronze went to Dmitry Rytikov.