Alexander Lukashenko

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Alexander Lukashenko
Аляксандр Лукашэнка
Александр Лукашенко
Alaksandr Łukaszenka
President of Belarus
Incumbent
Assumed office
20 July 1994
Prime Minister Vyacheslav Kebich
Mikhail Chigir
Sergey Ling
Vladimir Yermoshin
Gennady Novitsky
Sergei Sidorsky
Mikhail Myasnikovich
Preceded by Myechyslaw Hryb (Chairperson of the Supreme Soviet)
Chairperson of the Supreme State Council of the Union State
Incumbent
Assumed office
26 January 2000
Preceded by Position established
Personal details
Born 30 or 31 August 1954 (1954-08-31) (age 60)
Kopys, Soviet Union
(now Belarus)
Political party Communist 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)
Children Viktor
Dmitry
Nikolay
Website Official website
Alexander Lukashenko, 2007

Alexander 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.

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