During the meeting, the Head of State presented Ardak Ashimbekuly to the leadership the new head of the State Security Service (SSS).
Ardak Ashimbekuly was sworn in according to the legislation,.
Nursultan Nazarbayev noted the great experience and high professional skills of the SSS new head.
The President of Kazakhstan also stressed the importance of the State Security Service in ensuring security and stability in society.
- The SSS is essential to the state security system. This is specified by the specific of the tasks you are solving, Nursultan Nazarbayev said.
The Head of State noted that currently all legal framework and material and technical conditions have been created for the effective functioning of the Service.
- Continued readiness to repel threats, adapting to new challenges, improving the complex of operational, security measures to prevent and neutralize threats - that is your mission. Therefore, it is necessary to work on the development of potential and modernization of the SSS equipment, the President of Kazakhstan said.
At the end of the meeting, the Head of State familiarized himself with the work of the SSS operational headquarters and its other activities.