Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed Decree No. 199 to honor over 50 people with state awards.
Representatives of various professions received orders and medals in
recognition of many-year productive work, exemplary fulfillment of service
duties, personal courage and bravery displayed in crime prevention and
mitigation of emergencies, attainment of great results in agriculture,
achievements in the development of the services sector, science, education,
culture, and sport.
The Order for Service
to the Homeland 3rd Class has been conferred on Commander of the
Special Operations Forces of the Armed Forces of Belarus Vadim Denisenko,
commander of the 103rd separate guards airborne brigade of the Armed
Forces of Belarus Vadim Shadura.
Order of Honor has been conferred on chief advisor at ZAO Holographic Industry
Leonid Tanin. The Order of Fatherland 2nd Class has been bestowed
upon Director General of OAO Belovezhsky Yuri Moroz. The Order for Personal
Courage has been presented to officer of the guard of fire fighting department
No. 1 at the Krupki District Emergencies Department Alexander Shimansky.
The Medal of Francysk Skaryna has been conferred
on teacher of the Minsk State College of Arts Yelena Atrashkevich, leading stage
performer of the Minsk Oblast Drama Theater Boris Donin.
In accordance with the decree, honorary titles have been
conferred on representatives of various professions. In particular, Director
General of the Pripyat National Park Stepan Bambiza has become the Honored
Worker of the Forestry Industry, head of the research center for warfare
simulation at the Military Academy Vasily Buloichik – the Honored Scientist.
Member of the national freestyle skiing team Anton Kushnir has become the
Honored Master of Sport of Belarus.
Please see the Russian version of this site for the full text of the decree.