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Diploma of owner of the 10th dan on karate was presented to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov

22.09.2012

President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov received Executive Chairman of the World Traitional Fudokan Shotokan Karate Do Federation (WTFSKF) Iliya Yorga arrived in Ashgabat with responsible mission – to present the Diploma of Honorable owner of the 10th dan (perfection level in karate and judo) to the Turkmen leader.

The head of Turkmen state underlined that he takes this fact as international recognition of significance of scale activity on development of physical culture and sports, being realized in Turkmenistan.

Having presented the diploma, relevant Black Belt and kimono to the head of state, the Executive Chairman of the World Traitional Fudokan Shotokan Karate Do Federation expressed confidence that awarding of President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov with the 10th dan will become a stimulus for popularization of martial arts in Turkmenistan.

State News Agency of Turkmenistan (TDH)