Police officers were awarded for heroism during terrorist attack in Aktobe
The police officers who caused a stir during terrorist attack were awarde in Aktobe. They were handed orden and medals for heroism, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
The festive event devoted to the 25th anniversary of independence of Kazakhstan took place in Aktobe. First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan police lieutenant general Marat Demeuov handed awards to the employees who caused a stir during the June events.
"These days we note heroism of our police officers who gave life at execution of an office debt. They became history as a symbol of courage and selflessness. For honest work and courage at execution of an office debt more than 1,000 employees of internal affairs and the military personnel of national guard are awarded by the state awards for years of independence. 115 of them – posthumously," Marat Demeuov said.