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The representatives of the faction “United Russia” met in the state Duma a candidate for the post of Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin. It is reported by RT in his Telegram channel.
According to TV channel, at mishustina also scheduled to meet with representatives of parties of LDPR, CPRF and “Fair Russia”.
It is expected that Mikhail 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 on the eve of 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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