Charge d’Affaires, Embassy of Belarus in the United States
Pavel Shidlovsky has been Chief of Mission of Belarus in the United States since April 2014. Before coming to the US, Mr. Shidlovsky served as Director of the US and Canada Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus, overseeing political and economic cooperation of Belarus with the US and Canada. Between 2004 and 2008, Mr. Shidlovsky served at the Embassy of Belarus in the US as Counselor covering economic, political, technological, humanitarian, and educational issues. His first foreign posting was in Canada where he served as Second Secretary and Vice Consul for three years. In 2011, he received an award of the Presidential Administration of Belarus for outstanding performance in foreign service.