Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation.
RIAC member, RIAC vice-president.
Graduated from MGIMO University.
Holds a Ph.D. in Law. Speaks Arabic, English and French fluently.
Has served in the diplomatic service since 1963. Mr. Aksenenok worked in embassies of the USSR in Libya, Egypt, Iraq, Yemen and Syria.
1988–1990: Main Advisor, Deputy Chief and Head of the Directorate for Planning Foreign Policy Measures at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR
1991–1995: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the USSR, and then the Russian Federation, to Algeria.
1995–1996: Chief Advisor of the First European Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
1996–1998: Ambassador at Large for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
1998–2002: Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation to Slovakia.
Mr. Aksenenok is currently Managing Director of Vnesheconombank and a member of the Expert Council of the Federation Council Committee on International Affairs.
Korean Peninsula Crisis Has no Military Solution. How Can It Be Solved?
Demilitarization of the region based on Russia-China "Dual Freeze" proposal 36 (35%) Restoring multilateral negotiation process without any preliminary conditions 27 (26%) While the situation benefits Kim Jong-un's and Trump's domestic agenda, there will be no solution 22 (21%) Armed conflict still cannot be avoided 12 (12%) Stonger deterrence on behalf of the U.S. through modernization of military infrastructure in the region 4 (4%) Toughening economic sanctions against North Korea 2 (2%)