Galina Rodionovna (66 years old) did not accompany her husband to official meetings with other leaders and their wives for years. For some time, Lukashenka’s personal doctor, Irina Abelska, took her place. She is the mother of the youngest son of the Belarusian dictator – Nicholas. After some time, Irina was pushed aside, and Lukashenka took care of Kolya’s upbringing.
Galina Rodionovna Chunyarovich was the school love of Alexander Lukashenko. It seems he fell in love with her at first sight. They performed together in one show – Grandfather was Frost, She was Snow White.
The calm and well-behaved daughter of the teacher made Lukashenko so crazy that he completely ignored his peers who liked him. Only Galina was important. – Sasha was very handsome, he often organized evenings in Szkłów, so many women liked him. That’s why I was still crossing Saska. The girls said, “Well, she came and took the best friend – Rodionovna told “Komsomolska Pravda” in 2005.
They married in 1975 and their first son, Victor, was born the same year, and five years later, Dmitriy. The first followed in the footsteps of his father and became a politician, and the second a businessman.
The married life that Galina and Alexander lived did not last for a short time. Soon after his wedding, Lukashenka began to pursue his political aspirations. On the other hand, Galina found work in Kindergarten.
Lukashenka’s wife: I chose this life myself
When Lukashenko was first elected president in 1994, Galina allegedly decided not to go to Minsk with him. Apparently, she liked her country life in her native Rijkovic very much. – I chose this life myself – She confirmed in an interview with “Komsomolska Pravda” in 2005.
At first, Galina visited her husband in the capital from time to time. It was then that she became friends, among others, with Prime Minister Mikhail Zerm and his wife Julia. – She is a wonderful and noble woman. I couldn’t say a bad word about it. She always cared for her children and husband and was worried about his fate. She advised him well, but he never listened to her. Unfortunately, we no longer have contact with her. Lukashenka prevented her from meeting Julia – Quote the words of Czyhir Andrzej Brzeziecki and Małgorzata Nocuń in the book “Lukashenka. The Possible Tsar of Russia”.
According to the former prime minister, Lukashenka trained his wife like a dog. – He only gave her orders that she had to obey – he added.
Openness and simplicity – qualities that made people love Galina so much that they caused her the most trouble. Apparently, the inhabitants of Ryżkowicz and neighboring villages often came to her with gifts, asking the chief’s intercession on various issues.
The picture with the cows tilted in the balance?
Rodionovna never refused to help, which began to anger Lukashenko. In addition, Galina was very eager to talk to journalists and put in front of the paparazzi. When the press published a photo of her milking a cow with the caption “First Lady of Belarus,” Lukashenka was so offended that he decided to dismiss his wife.
Galina was reportedly held under house arrest for many years. She could not talk to her friends or neighbours. The country house in which he lives is surrounded by a large wall, and the uniform is placed in front of the entrance.
In 2016, the media reported that no one could visit Galina without Lukashenka’s consent. It is said that she herself leaves home on holidays only to visit her children and grandchildren in Minsk.
What happened to Kolya’s mother? At one time, Irina Abelskaya was presented as his official partner, Lukashenko. The president showered all members of her family with privileges and even appointed her mother as health minister. Irina disappeared from public places when Kula was several years old. Since then, he has occasionally appeared at various government events, but has usually kept a distance. Then Lukashenka, among others, met with singer Irina Daraviwa, and since 2019, he has been engaged to 24-year-old Maria Wasilevich – Miss Belarus 2018.
Sources: Andrzej Brzeziecki, Małgorzata Nocuń: “Lukashenka. Probable Tsar of Russia.”
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