Message of greetings to President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon on Independence Day 2017-09-09 10:10:00 Vladimir Putin sent a message of greetings to President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon on the country’s national holiday, Independence Day. In his message, the Russian President highly praised the successful development of Russia-Tajikistan relations in the spirit of their alliance and strategic partnership. “An affirmative political dialogue has been established, as well as fruitful cooperation in trade, economy, science and technology, the humanitarian and other areas. Moscow and Dushanbe are effectively cooperating in solving the current issues on the regional and international agenda,” the Russian President stressed in his message. Vladimir Putin expressed his confidence in the further enhancement of a whole range of partnership ties between the Russian Federation and the Republic of Tajikistan, in the interests of the friendly peoples of the two countries and in line with strengthening security and stability in Central Asia.