Lavrov and Medinsky will keep the posts in the new government


Photo: Alexander Astafyev / RIA Novosti

Vladimir Medinsky will retain the post of culture Minister in the new government. On Monday, may 14, according to RBC with reference to sources in the government.

For the preservation of the Medina, the post was made, in particular, Olga Golodets, which informed the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has decided to appoint to the post of Vice-Premier in charge of culture and sports. According to the interlocutor of the edition, the Medina there is no misunderstanding in the work with the supervising Deputy Prime Minister.

“Moreover, they are satisfied,” he said.

According to RIA Novosti, in their posts will also remain foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and defense Minister Sergei Shoigu. Maxim Sokolov, Alexander Tkachev and Mikhail Abyzov, who in the previous Cabinet he held the posts of Minister of transport, of agriculture and the Minister for open government, the place was deserted.

The government resigned on the day of the inauguration of President Vladimir Putin. Then the head of state put forward on a post of the Prime Minister the candidacy of Dmitry Medvedev. Commenting on his decision in his favor, Putin noted that he “led the government in difficult years, but the Cabinet managed to keep the prospect of development”. The DePuy corps supported the appointment.

His deputies Medvedev had proposed the appointment of Anton Siluanov, Tatyana Golikova, Alexey Gordeev, Dmitry Kozak, Vitaly Mutko, Yuri Borisov, Olga Golodets, Maxim Akimov and Konstantin Chuichenko.

Vladimir Medina and Sergei Shoigu Ministers in 2012. Lavrov heads the Russian foreign Ministry in 2004.

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