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Colonel Dainis Turlais

Latvian government official

Colonel Dainis TURLAIS, Latvian Member of Parliament.

Background

TURLAIS, Colonel Dainis was born on November 24, 1950 in Madona. Parents: Antons Turlais and Valija Turla (née Klavina) (née Ivanceva), 1991.

Education

St. Petersburg Military Academy, 196973. Frunze War Academy, Operations Staff Service, 1982-1985. General Staff Academy, Strategic Staff Academy, 1991-1992.

Spoken languages: Russian, English.

Career

With Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics Armed Forces, 1969-1991. Commissioned Latvian Defense Forces, 1992. Advanced through grades to Commander.

Minister internal affairs Government of Latvia, Riga, since 1995. Advisory to president Government of Latvia, 1995.

Works

  • One book on Afghanistan crisis, in Russian. 1988.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Military policy in a democratic society.

Connections

Married; 2 children.