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Date of Birth:
August 23, 1948
Yuriy Ivanovych Yekhanurov is a former Prime Minister of Ukraine and current Minister of Defense in the government of Yulia Tymoshenko . He was born on August 23, 1948 in the village Belkachi in the far-north Yakut ASSR, which is currently the Sakha Republic within the Russian Federation. Yekhanurov, an ethnic Buryat, moved to Ukraine during Soviet times, where he has spent most of his life and career. He holds a PhD-equivalent degree in Economics, is married, and has one son.