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Sergey Alekseevich AFANASEV

Sergey AFANASEV, USSR Dipl, with rank of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary. USSR Ambassador to Belgium since 1958.

Background

  • AFANASEV, Sergey was born in 1912.

  • Career

    • Since 1939 diplomatic work. 1943-1947 USSR Assistant Popular Commissar, then USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1947 counselor, USSR Embassy in Norway.

      1947-1954 USSR Ambassador to Norway. 1954-1955 Deputy Head, 3rd European Deputy, USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs. 1955-1958 Deputy Head,Department of Scandinavian Countries, USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs.

      1957 accompanied Khrushchev and Bulganin to Finland.
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    Born 1912
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