Myrzakyn U. Subanov

By the decision of the Meeting of SCO Heads of States Council, Mr. Myrzakyn U. Subanov was appointed as the Director of the Executive Committee of SCO Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure serving a term from January 2007. Mr. Myrzakyn U. Subanov was born on October 15, 1944 in Kirgizstan.


From 1966 to 1971, company and platoon commander in Turkistan Military Region.

From 1971 to 1974, Chief of Staff and battalion commander in Central Asian Military Region.

From 1974 to 1977, student trainee at Moscow Volongze Military Academy.

From 1977 to 1982, regimental and deputy division commander of Central Military Group.

From 1982 to 1984, a student trainee of the Academy of Moscow Soviet Armed Forces General Command Headquarter.

From 1984 to 1987, division commander of the Baltic Military Region.

From 1987 to 1989, staff officer of the deployed Army in Afghanistan

From 1989 to 1991, commander of deployed army in Afghanistan

From 1991 to 1992, the first deputy commander of Turkistan Military Region Command Headquarter.

From 1992 to 1993, Commander-in-Chief of Command Headquarter and First Deputy Chairman for Defense Affairs in Kirgizstan National Security Committee.

From 1993 to 1999, Minister of Defense of Kirgizstan

From 2000 to 2005, Member of Kirgizstan Parliament and Chairman of Defense Committee of the Parliament.

From 2005 to 2006, Director-General of Kirgizstan Frontier Defense Bureau.

He holds the Military Rank of Army General, and he has the title of a deputy Doctor in Politics and a professor, Academician for the Russian Academy of Security, National Defense and Legislative affairs

Medals conferred include Medal of Friendship, Medal for Deed of Merit for the Country, Red Star Medal, Grade 3 Star Medal, Grade 1 and Grade 2 Medal of Peter the Great in Russian Academy of Security, National Defense and Legal Affairs.