Sergey Kozlov (politician)
Sergey Ivanovich Kozlov
|Prime Minister of the Lugansk People's Republic|
|Assumed office |
26 December 2015
|Preceded by||Gennadiy Tsypkalov|
|Born||7 November 1963|
Krasnodon, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union (now disputed)
|Political party||Peace for Lugansk Region|
|Allegiance|| Ukraine (1994–2014)|
Lugansk Peoples Republic (2014–2022)
|Branch/service|| State Emergency Service of Ukraine (DSNS)|
|Years of service||1994–present|
Major general (LPR)
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Sergey Ivanovich Kozlov[a] (born 7 November 1963) is a politician from the Donbas region, who served as Prime Minister of the partially-recognised Lugansk People's Republic (LPR) from 2015 until its annexation by Russia in 2022.
He is a major general in the pro-Russian People's Militia of Donbas. He joined the militia to counter the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution, followed by the LPR's declaration of independence, which he supported. Prior to his defection, he served in Ukraine's State Emergency Service.
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2014 pro-Russian unrest in Ukraine
State Emergency Service of Ukraine
Prior to his appointment, he held the position of the vice-commander of the 2nd Army Corps of the Republic.
In 1981, Kozlov enrolled in the Voroshilovgrad Higher Military Aviation School of Navigators.
From 1994 to 2005, Kozlov served in the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.
Following the establishment of the LPR in 2014, Kozlov was appointed vice-commander of its 2nd Army Corps.
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