The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, left his post. This became known after the announcement of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev about the resignation of the entire government
According to the Constitution, Lavrov will continue their work until the formation of a new government.
Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked Medvedev for the government job. According to Putin, he is satisfied with the results that have been achieved.
As Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Lavrov has held since March 2004. Before that, in the period from 1994 to 2004, he was permanent representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations and the UN Security Council.
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