MINSK, 28 November (BelTA) – Belarus' expertise in countering cybercrime is recognized internationally, Belarusian Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Gennady Kazakevich said at an event to mark the 20th anniversary of the units to combat cybercrime, BelTA reports with reference to the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
Gennady Kazakevich congratulated the employees and veterans of the service on the day.
"Today we celebrate a team of like-minded people, great professionals. They do not just identify and disclose illegal actions but also have a systemic impact on the operational situation in the country," Gennady Kazakevich said. “The authority of the service is recognized in the international arena. The Belarusian units in countering cybercrime have earned a reputation for their professionalism among/have a high standing in the CSTO member states. They ask us to share our methods, operational experience, and model their units on ours."
Gennady Kazakevich extended his heartfelt congratulations to those present and especially the veterans who laid a solid foundation for the service. The deputy minister presented the awards to police officers for professional distinction. Some employees were awarded ranks ahead of schedule as an encouragement.