The activist explains why, being a native of Ukraine, he fights for Belarus.
Valentin Trotsky was born in Zhytomyr. He served on a landing ship in Severomorsk for 3 years. After service in the Navy, he graduated from the branch of the Leningrad Shipbuilding Institute, got a specialty as an engineer, shipbuilder and stayed in Severodvinsk. His military registration specialty is the nuclear power plant operator, senior lieutenant of the reserve.
Valentin Trotsky took part in building nuclear submarines, including the Akula ones - the largest in the world. He worked with thermal control and automatic regulation. He was a member of the fleet introduction team. He used to sail the sea and participated in the transfer of the serviced systems to the representatives of the military quality inspection.
After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1993, together with his family he moved to Minsk, his wife's homeland.