Vitaly Kireyev appointed Deputy Defense Minister

    Major-General Vitaly Kireyev has been appointed Deputy Defense Minister – head of the Rear Service of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus. President of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko signed the relevant decree on 16 July.

    Major-General Alexander Boligatov has been relieved of the abovementioned post and transferred to the reserve with a right to wear military uniform and rank insignia.