March 25, 2013
Ambassador Nuriddin Shamsov of the Republic of Tajikistan visited Sec. Gale on March 25. He presented Sec. Gale with a book, "The Tajik Golden Heritage”, authored by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Tajikistan.
(Left to right) Kasym Islamov, owner of Eurasia Russian Store, Lincoln; Djamshed Samiev, co-owner Mega Stores, Omaha; Sec. Gale; Ambassador Nuriddin Shamsov, Rod Wagner, director, Nebraska Library Commission
Sec. Gale makes the Ambassador an Honorary Citizen of Nebraska. One of the books presented by Ambassador Shamsov will go to the Nebraska Library Commission. Another book will go to Lincoln libraries.