Bukhara Media Award extended to Dusen Kasseinov

Friday, 26 January 2018

The Secretary General of the International Organization of Turkic Culture  TURKSOY, Ambassador Dusen Kasseinov received the Bukhara Media Award in recognition of his "Great Contribution to the Promotion of Turkic Culture".

The 8th International Bukhara Media Awards were extended to their winners in a ceremony held in Ankara. The ceremony which took place in the presence of TURKSOY Secretary General  Dusen Kasseinov gathered the President of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey (GNART) Ismail Kahraman, the Minister of Employment and Social Security  Julide Sarıeroglu, the Director of Administration of the GNART  and MP of the AK Party from Corum  Salim Uslu, the Governor of the Autonomous Territorial Unit of Gagauzia (Moldova)  Irina Vlah, the Mayor of Bilecik Selim Yağcı and the Mayor of Kecioren  Mustafa Ak along with businessmen, scholars, artists, sportsmen, politicians and journalists as well as many other guests.

At the event, the President of the GNART Ismail Kahraman received the "Heroism and National Will Award" and the Minister of  Employment and Social Security Julide Sarıeroglu received the "Minister of the Year Award". At the ceremony of the 8th International Bukhara Media Awards, 35 awards were handed over to artists, scholars, journalists, sportsmen, politicians and businessmen.

In recognition of his contribution to the promotion and development of the Turkic World, TURKSOY Secretary General  Dusen Kasseinov received  the "Award of Great Contribution to the Promotion of Turkic Culture". Prof. Kasseinov was handed over his award by the Minister of Employment and Social SecurityJulide Sarıeroglu.

In the speech he delivered at the award ceremony,  Prof.  Kasseinov stressed that he takes this award "on behalf of TURKSOY as well as of all artists, scholars, authors and the entire Turkic World for their precipous contribution to the preservation, promotion and transmission of the rich cultural heritage of the Turkic World to future generations" .

At the ceremony, the President of the GNART  Ismail Kahraman also met with TURKSOY Secretary General  Dusen Kasseinov.  

The award ceremony ended with a group photograph as a remembrance of the day.