Sergey Kozlov (politician)
Sergey Ivanovich Kozlov
|Prime Minister of the Luhansk People's Republic|
|Assumed office |
26 December 2015
|Preceded by||Gennadiy Tsypkalov|
|Born||7 November 1963|
Krasnodon, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
|Political party||Peace for Luhansk Region|
|Allegiance|| Ukraine (1994–2014)|
Luhansk People's Republic (2014–present)
|Branch/service|| State Emergency Service of Ukraine (DSNS)|
|Years of service||1994–present|
Major general (LPR)
He is a major general in the People's Militia of Donbas, which he joined in response to the 2014 Ukrainian Revolution, followed by the LPR's declaration of independence. Prior to his defection, he served in Ukraine's State Emergency Service.
In 1981, Kozlov enrolled in the Voroshilovgrad Higher Military Aviation School of Navigators.
From 1994 to 2005, Kozlov served in the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.