Dmitry Medvedev and Vladimir Putinto: Press service of the President of the Russian Federation
Russian President Vladimir Putin created the position of Deputy Chairman of the security Council and appointed to it Dmitry Medvedev, relieving him from the duties of the Prime Minister, the press service of the Kremlin.
In parallel, the head of state appointed Michael mishustina for the post of Prime Minister. His candidacy, the state Duma approved at the meeting on 16 January where Mishustin made with his program.
The government headed by Dmitry Medvedev, was dismissed on January 15. The outgoing Prime Minister was invited to go to work in the security Council of Russia, also know that he will retain the position of Chairman of the party “United Russia”. About the fate of other members of his Cabinet have not been reported.
Speaking about the reasons for the resignation, Medvedev said that the decision announced by President Putin changes the Constitution, which specifically affect the procedure for the formation of the Cabinet. 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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