Dmitry Medvedevthe: Ekaterina Shtukina / RIA Novosti
Former Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev summed up the results of his eight-year tenure as head of government. He wrote about this in “Vkontakte”.
Medvedev, which the Russian leader Vladimir Putin has appointed Deputy Chairman of the security Council, thanked the members of the government, the government office for the work. “It was sometimes very difficult. But we have found solutions that have helped our country to move forward, to evolve. Always acted in the interests of the people”, — said the politician.
According to the former Prime Minister and his government have accomplished a great deal during this time. However, the new tasks set by the President require new approaches, according to Medvedev. He expressed confidence that the new government of Mikhail mishustina will be able to handle it.
Earlier, Putin created the position of Deputy Chairman of the security Council and appointed her Medvedev. The post of Chairman of the Advisory body is the President himself. In parallel, the head of state appointed mishustina for the post of Prime Minister.
The government headed by Medvedev was dismissed on January 15. According to sources of Forbes, close to the Cabinet, the President was dissatisfied with the government due to the implementation of national projects.
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