Ministry of Internal Affairs (Tajikistan)

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Ministry of the Interior
Agency overview
Headquarters Dushanbe
Minister responsible Lieutenant General Rakhimov Khamroevich Ramazon, Minister of Internal Affairs
Child agencies Presidential National Guard
Border Service
Website www.vkd.tj

The Ministry of Internal Affairs, also called the Ministry of the Interior, abbreviated VKD, is the interior ministry of the government of Tajikistan. It oversees the Presidential National Guard,[1] Internal and Border Troops.[2] Since 2012, the Minister of Internal Affairs has been Lieutenant General Rakhimov Khamroevich Ramazon.[3] He had attended a meeting on youth crime prevention and stated he would work to lower youth crime rates in the country.[4]

Structure[edit]

The VKD is divided into several departments:[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ John Pike. "Tajikistan - National Guard". GlobalSecurity.org. Retrieved 2013-09-22. 
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