Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has expressed his gratitude to the officers of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) for their professionalism, patriotism and loyalty to duty, he said in a congratulatory message on the occasion of the 21st anniversary of SBU, the press service of the head of state reports.

"Our state confidently follows the path of democratic reforms, implementing the humanization of domestic legislation and consistently building the relationships with other countries on the principles of equal partnership. The present sets the Security Service of Ukraine new challenges for protecting strategic interests and national security, countering foreign intelligence agencies, international terrorism, corruption, providing constitutional rights and freedoms of our fellow citizens," the congratulatory message reads.

Yanukovych also congratulated SBU veterans, who raised the modern generation of employees, and at the threshold of political eras strengthened the foundation of the independence of the Ukrainian state.

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