CISM President awarded Russian servicemen for organization of the Military World Games in Sochi
On February 26, CISM President Abdul Hakim Al Shino awarded Russian servicemen for organization of the Military World Games in Sochi.
“I express gratitude to the Russian Federation and its Armed Forces for the efforts and support given to our military sportsmen,” said Al Shino at the awarding ceremony.
The Order “For Merit to the CISM” was given to the State Secretary – Deputy Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation Nikolay Pankov, Minister of Sports of Russia Pavel Kolobkov, the Chief of the Directorate of physical education and sports of the Russian Armed Forces Colonel Oleg Botsman, CISM representative in Russia Dmitry Spitsyn, Deputy Chiefs of the CSKA Colonel Artyom Gromov and Lieutenant-Colonel Svetlana Ishmuratova, as well as Olympic champions Nikolay Zimyatov, Galina Kukleva, Nadezhda Talanova, Yevgeniya Medvedeva-Arbuzova and others.
In their turn, the CISM President Colonel Abdul Hakim Al Shino and the CISM Secretary General Dorah Mamby Koita as well as members of the CISM Board of Directors and heads of foreign delegations were given ministerial awards.