Militia Colonel Alexander Kovalchuck was appointed to the post of the head of Mogilev Region Internal Affairs Department. Militia Major-General Fedor Baleiko who had held that office before was appointed as the head of Brest Region Internal Affairs Department. The respective edicts were signed by Belarus President Alexander Lulashenko on 18 April.
The President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko appointed Vladimir Kravtsov the chairman of Grodno regional executive committee. Vladimir Vasilyevich Kravtsov was born in 1953 in Podporozhye (Leningrad region).