Date of Birth 1952 Place of birth Krasnoyarsk
In 1976 he graduated from the High School of the KGB.
Professor of the Academy of Natural Sciences (RANS).
Author of several publications, articles and reports on the history of national intelligence, in particular, he wrote the essays "The Birth of Chekist counterintelligence" and "Secret Laboratory reyshvera in Russia". Co-author of the book "Undercover operations with the Russian intelligence XIX to XXI Century".
Military service took place in parts of the Marine Corps Pacific Fleet.
Since 1972, the State Security.
In 1995-1999 - head of the FSB Public Relations Center.
November 15, 1999 appointed head of the Office programs to promote the Federal Security Service.
In January 2000, made a proposal to give the events in the North Caucasus, the legal status of armed rebellion.
In February, stated that the threat of terrorist attacks in Russia is real, because the militants in Chechnya are in critical condition.
March 24 announced his intention to give a rebuff to a number of media outlets that are trying to discredit law enforcement ( 'Novaya Gazeta', 'General newspaper').
In March 2000, stated that the prospects for the capture of Basayev and Khattab are increasing day by day
. May 11, 2000 Zdanowicz
speaking at ORT representatives accused the security services "Media-Most in the illegal surveillance, including for working on holding the journalists.
. In February 2001, stated that the facts revealed recruitment of Chechen fighters, federal troops
. In April 2001, stated that one of the leaders of the militants Rizwan Chitiga linked to the CIA.
. In May, said that the militants use Maskhadov exclusively as a cover for money and support in the West.
. The views, positions