Evgeny Zinichev (1966-2021) was a Russian statesman and a military figure; from 2018 to 2021, the Minister for Civil Defense, Emergencies and Elimination of Consequences of Natural Disasters of the Russian Federation; a Member of the Security Council of the Russian Federation (2018-2021); a General of the Army (2020).
The Decree of the President of the Russian Federation of September 9, 2021, awarded Army General Evgeny Zinichev with the title of a Hero of the Russian Federation (posthumously) for heroism, courage and bravery in the performance of his official duty.
The postage stamp shows a portrait of Hero of the Russian Federation Evgeny Zinichev against the background of the Putorana Plateau and a Gold Star medal.
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