On September 23, 2021, at the initiative of the Consulate General of the Republic of Tajikistan in Istanbul, an official event dedicated to the 30th Anniversary of the State Independence of the Republic of Tajikistan was held.
The event was attended by representatives of the official authorities of the Republic of Turkey, including the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Governorship of Istanbul, heads of Consular offices accredited in Istanbul, scientists and cultural figures, media representatives, heads of a number of local companies, as well as a compatriots living in Istanbul.
Consul General M. Saidzoda in his speech emphasized the fateful importance of Independence in the formation of a new Tajik statehood, which gained worldwide fame under the leadership of the Founder of Peace and National Unity - Leader of the Nation, President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon.
The event was also attended by Deputy Governor of Istanbul Ms. Özlem Bozkurt and she congratulated the people of Tajikistan on Independence Day.
The celebration of Independence was enriched by an interesting concert program, which embodied the ancient history, rich culture and reflection of the ancient traditions of the Tajik people. The achievements of Tajikistan over the years of Independence, and books of the President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon about politics, history and culture, photographs and pictures of the country's nature were exhibited. Videos about the achievements of Tajikistan over the years of Independence and the country's tourism opportunities were also demonstrated.