Azerbaijani president confers higher military ranks on State Security Service employees

Azerbaijani president confers higher military ranks on State Security Service employees
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  • calendar-gray 27 March 2017

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on March 27 to confer higher military ranks upon some employees of the State Security Service.

 

According to the order, four colonels of the State Security Service were promoted to the higher military rank of Major General.

 

The head of state signed a separate order to award a number of employees of the State Security Service for their distinguished service in ensuring Azerbaijan’s national security, intercepting intelligence-sabotage activities of foreign secret service agencies, and combating international terrorism and transnational crime.  

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