Ambassador Vladimir Senko is the former Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, having served also as Deputy Foreign Minister.
As well as holding Ministerial portfolios, Vladimir has served as Ambassador to Poland, The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, France, Belgium, and as Permanent Representative of the Republic of Belarus to the European Union and NATO. Vladimir worked at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR from 1973 until 1991, moving to Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus from 1991-2011.
Prior to his retirement from diplomatic service in 2016, Vladimir was Chairman of the Committee for Foreign Relations and National Security of the Council of the Republic and Upper Chamber of the Parliament of Belarus.
Born in Belarus, Mr Senko graduated from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR.