Alexander Lukashenko

President of Belarus since 20 July 1994

Alexander Grigoryevich Lukashenko is the President of the country of Belarus. He has been the leader since 1994. He was the first leader of the country to be chosen by Belarus citizens. Before becoming the leader, he belonged to the law making section of the government. He was also in the military of the Soviet Union and ran a factory that made things to help farming.

Alexander Lukashenko
Аляксандр Лукашэнка
Александр Лукашенко
Alaksandr Łukaszenka
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President of Belarus
Assumed office
20 July 1994
Prime MinisterVyacheslav Kebich
Mikhail Chigir
Sergey Ling
Vladimir Yermoshin
Gennady Novitsky
Sergei Sidorsky
Mikhail Myasnikovich
Andrei Kobyakov
Preceded byMyechyslaw Hryb (Chairperson of the Supreme Soviet)
Chairperson of the Supreme State Council of the Union State
Assumed office
26 January 2000
Preceded byPosition established
Personal details
Born30 or (1954-08-31) 31 August 1954 (age 65)
Kopys, Soviet Union
(now Belarus)
Political partyCommunist Party of the Soviet Union (until 1991)
Communists for Democracy (1991–1992)[1]
Independent (1992–2007)
Belaya Rus (2007–present)
Spouse(s)Galina Zhelnerovich (1975–present)
WebsiteOfficial website
Alexander Lukashenko, 2007