Nikolay Khlestov

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was born in Moscow and graduated in 1974 from the International Law Faculty of the Moscow Institute of International Relations. He is currently head of the Humanitarian Division within the Legal Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He organizes campaigns to spread knowledge of international humanitarian law among the Russian armed forces and media, and publishes articles in Russian legal journals on the activities of various international organizations. Mr. Khlestov, a member of the Russian International Law Association, heads the Russian delegation at the sessions held by the group of government experts preparing the Review Conference of the 1980 Weapons Convention and its Protocols.

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