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CSCE :: Text Records OREST DEYCHAKIWSKY - With the Commission since 1981, Mr. Deychakiwsky is Policy Advisor for Belarus, Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania, and Ukraine. He serves as security officer. Mr. Deychakiwsky has served as a member of U.S. delegations to numerous OSCE meetings and election observation missions in nine countries. He has authored many Commission publications, and has appeared at various policy and media forums addressing issues pertaining to his areas of responsibility. Mr. Deychakiwsky’s education earned him a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and an M.A. from Georgetown University in Government and International Relations. Languages: Ukrainian (fluent) and good working knowledge of Belarusian and Russian.


CSCE :: Text Records OREST DEYCHAKIWSKY - With the Commission since 1981, Mr. Deychakiwsky is Policy Advisor for Belarus, Bulgaria, Moldova, Romania, and Ukraine. He serves as security officer. Mr. Deychakiwsky has served as a member of U.S. delegations to numerous OSCE meetings and election observation missions in nine countries. He has authored many Commission publications, and has appeared at various policy and media forums addressing issues pertaining to his areas of responsibility. Mr. Deychakiwsky’s education earned him a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and an M.A. from Georgetown University in Government and International Relations. Languages: Ukrainian (fluent) and good working knowledge of Belarusian and Russian.

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Serbian Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic (C), who serves as Chairman-in-Office of the OSCE in 2015, meeting with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (L) and Helsinki Commission Chairman Chris Smith (R) immediately after the February 25 hearing on Serbia's leadership of the OSCE. (Feb. 2015)