Photo: Mikhail Klimentyev / RIA Novosti
The candidate for the post of Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin came to the State Duma. This was announced by adviser to the speaker of the state Duma Anastasiya Kashevarova in his Telegram channel.
Mishustin met with the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, then he will communicate with the factions.
It is expected that Mishustin will become the new Prime Minister. To take this post to the head of the FNS proposed by the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. The official agreed, and his candidacy was submitted for consideration of deputies of the state Duma.
The position became vacant after Dmitry Medvedev announced the resignation of the government. At the initiative of Putin, he will move to the position of Deputy Chairman of the security Council, which is headed by the President himself.
Medvedev said that the decision announced by the President changes the Constitution, which specifically affect the procedure for the formation of the Cabinet. Before the formation of the new Cabinet he will continue to perform their duties.
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