Alexander Lukashenko made new appointments on July 29. The head of state appointed: Vladimir Kalach – Aide to the President – Inspector for Minsk Region, Aleksandr Vasiliev – head of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Aleksandr Shastailo – Head of the Department of Internal Affairs of the Gomel Region Executive Committee. He also approved the appointment of a number of new local executives, three rectors, Director General of Keramin, Director General of the Belarusian Oil Company, as well as some academicians and consuls.