H.E. Mr. Andrey Avetisyan

Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Afghanistan


Born 19 May 1960

Education

1984 Graduated with honors from the Moscow State Institute for International Relations

Experience

1984 Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR

1984 1988, 1990-1992 Soviet, Russian Embassy in Afghanistan

1994 1998 Russian Federation Permanent Mission to the EU, Brussels, Belgium

2002 2006 Deputy Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the EU, Brussels, Belgium

2006 2009 Deputy Director of the European Cooperation Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

October 4, 2009 By the Presidents decree was assigned an Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Afghanistan

October 28, 2009 Has presented the credentials to the President of Afghanistan

Speaks English, French, Pashto and Dari languages

Married, two daughters