(Puspen TNI). TNI Commander in Chief Marshal TNI Dr. (H.C.) Hadi Tjahjanto, S.I.P. accompanied by the National Police Chief General Pol Drs. Idham Azis, M.Sc. giving directions to hundreds of TNI Soldiers and Police Members in the Surabaya Region in the context of securing Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020, at the Hayamwuruk Building Kodam V / Brawijaya, Surabaya, East Java, Wednesday (12/18/2019).
Starting his briefing, the TNI Commander expressed his gratitude and high appreciation to all TNI soldiers and Police members for carrying out their duties so far. "Many great activities have been carried out successfully thanks to the synergy between the TNI and Polri," he said.
"The synergy of the TNI and Polri for the benefit of the Republic of Indonesia, therefore all TNI soldiers and Polri members must have a high awareness of the importance of their strategic and responsibilities," he said.
Furthermore, Air Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto conveyed that for the celebration of Christmas 2019 and the New Year 2020, cooperation was still needed as was done in previous years, such cooperation could be realized in the midst of the community through empowering community components.
"Community involvement in securing both Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020, as a form of participation in protecting their respective environments," he said.
"TNI has Babinsa (in Bahasa Babinsa means Bintara Pembina Desa) and Polri has Babinkamtibmas(in Bahasa Babinkamtibmas Means Bintara Pembina Keamanan, Ketertiban Masyarakat) of course a close coordination is needed in close cooperation between TNI soldiers and Polri members in the community," said the TNI Commander.
The TNI Commander reminded that the TNI and Polri must remain vigilant of the tasks carried out in carrying out their duties and always be vigilant so that there is not the slightest gap of possible threats or disturbances.
"For that, carry out good coordination between institutions and individuals, so that we can solve the problem well. Do not hesitate in taking firm actions according to the rules of fixed procedures, "he stressed.
The TNI Commander added that the TNI and Polri had an esprit de corps because they were forged and prepared to work in a solid unity. But the esprit de corps must place the interests of the nation and state above everything.
"In the future synergy and cooperation will be increasingly needed so that the challenges we face will certainly be more complex with very high complexity. Let us work together with the community to secure an annual event, Christmas 2019 and New Year 2020, "said Air Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto.