New procedure for military service by citizens of Uzbekistan approved
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- The President of Uzbekistan signed a resolution “On approval of the Regulation on the procedure for military service by citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.
In accordance with the Regulation approved by the resolution, now, young military personnel are assigned mentors from among the most trained military personnel and veterans of the Armed Forces with high professional qualities.
At the same time, new military ranks are introduced, with the following terms of service:
- “sergeant of the III degree” - 3 years;
- “sergeant of the II degree” - 4 years;
- “sergeant of the first degree” - 5 years.
However, for graduates of higher military educational institutions with a training duration of 5 years, the length of service for obtaining the military rank of “lieutenant” is set to 1 year.