Senator Alexei Pushkov praised in his Twitter reaction from Secretary Mike Pompeo on the change of government in Russia.
Commenting on changes in the Russian government, Pompeo said that Washington’s actions against Moscow is unlikely to change.
“But Russia’s foreign policy under the new government will not change acceptable to the United States direction,” — wrote Pushkov, noting that in this respect the American side can count on “full parity”.
January 15, after the announcement of the message of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin to the Federal Assembly, in which the head of state outlined a number of amendments to the Constitution. The government headed by Dmitry Medvedev announced the resignation. The new Prime Minister was appointed Mikhail Mishustin.
Appointments in the government of new Prime Minister has not yet been made. He said that this will be done after consultations that will be held in the coming days. According to media reports, post in the Cabinet can save the acting Vice-Prime Minister Tatiana Golikova is in charge of social policy, and her colleagues Olga Golodets and Konstantin Chuichenko, will leave their posts. According to unofficial data, the new first Deputy Prime Minister can be appointed assistant to the President for economic Affairs Andrei Belousov.
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