The Ministry of Defense Marks 24th Anniversary
CHISINAU, February 5, 2016 — Minister of Defense, Anatol Salaru, awarded diplomas of honor and certificates of appreciation to a group of military and civil employees of the Ministry of Defense within a ceremony marking the 24th anniversary of the institution.
Anatol Salaru congratulated the staff andsaid that the development and modernization of the Ministry of Defense and the National Army depends mostlyon the professional training and commitment of institution’s military and civil employees. “Today, we have got a chance to modernization, rebirth, and involvement in international projects of great importance, as well as to become a basic pillar in this part of Europe. The Ministry of Defense needs intelligent people who understand our country’s situation and the army’s role in society”, stated Minister Salaru.
The Minister of Defense mentioned that he will make every effort in order to achieve the institution’s goals and to adjust its activity to international standards, specifying that, in this sense, he will rely on the professionalism and commitment of the subordinate military and civil staff.
The Ministry of Defense was founded on February 5, 1992, by Decree of the President of the Republic of Moldova.