Yuri Chicagoto: Eugene biyatov / RIA Novosti
Former Prosecutor General of Russia Yuri Chaika has received an offer to become the presidential envoy to the North Caucasus Federal district. This was reported by press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, reports RIA Novosti.
According to the official representative of the Kremlin, formally, the corresponding decree has not been signed yet. Thus Chaika, learning about the decision of the Russian leader to send it to the North Caucasus, thanked the President for his proposal.
Currently, the post of presidential envoy to the North Caucasus Federal district is Alexander Matovnikov, who was appointed to this post in the summer of 2018.
About Putin’s desire to free the Seagull from the office of the attorney General in connection with his transfer to another job, it became known on January 20. For the post of head of the Prosecutor General, the President proposed the candidacy of Deputy Chairman of the Investigative Committee (SK) Igor Krasnov.
Yuri Chaika 68 years, he became attorney General in June 2006. For seven years he held the post of Minister of justice.
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