BORN 1958, the village of Soltanishky, Voronovo District, Grodno Oblast.
EDUCATION Blagoveshchensk Higher Tank Command School and the Interior Ministry Academy of the Republic of Belarus. In 1975-1992 served in the Armed Forces in the command and political staff, including in Afghanistan.
Colonel-General; Professor of the Academy of National Security, Defense, Law and Order of the Russian Federation; Councilor of Justice, 1st Class.
In 1990-1994 a member of the Supreme Council, secretary of the Supreme Council Commission for National Security, Defense and Crime Prevention.
State Secretary of the Security Council – Presidential Aide for National Security, State Secretary of the Security Council – Interior Minister in 1994-2000.
Appointed Prosecutor General of the Republic of Belarus in 2000.
Head of the Belarus President Administration in 2004-2006.
State Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Belarus in 2006-2008; presidential aide for special missions at the State Secretariat of the Security Council in 2009-2013.
Appointed presidential aide for special missions in January 2013.