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|Head of the Russian Coast Guard|
|Assumed office |
|Preceded by||Vyacheslav Serzhanin|
|Born||6 December 1952|
Borovsky, Kazakh SSR (now Kazakhstan)
|Alma mater||Dzerzhinsky KGB Higher School|
General-Colonel Viktor Trofimovich Trufanov (Template:Lang-ru) is the Head of the Coast Guard Department of the Border Service of the Federal Security Service of Russia (since 2006).
Biography[edit | edit source]
He was born in December 6, 1952 in the village of Borovsky in the Borovsky District of the Kustanai region, Kazakhstan.
From 1974 to 2003 he served in the KGB of and in the Russian FSB.
In 2003 Trufanov was appointed as a deputy head of the Border Services of the Russian Federal Security Service.
Viktor Trufanov is married with one daughter.
Awards[edit | edit source]
His state awards:
- Order "For Military Merit."
- Medal "For Distinction in Guarding the State Border of the USSR"
- Golden Knight of Honour in "Public Recognition" (2004)
- Medal of Honor
and series of departmental awards and commemorative.