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Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin is the President of Russia Vladimir Putin candidates for positions in the new Cabinet. Broadcast from the Kremlin is available on YouTube.
On January 16, President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the appointment of Michael mishustina for the post of Prime Minister. Before his candidacy was supported by deputies of the state Duma. For the first time in the history of one of the members of Parliament have opposed the candidate proposed by the head of state.
After the appointment Mishustin said that primarily focus on the implementation of the provisions of the President’s address to the Federal Assembly on 15 January, during which the Russian leader announced a series of constitutional changes. Against this background, the government of Dmitry Medvedev has announced his resignation.
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