Yevgeny Primakov headed the Federal Agency for Commonwealth of Independent States, compatriots living abroad and international humanitarian cooperation (Rossotrudnichestvo). This was reported on the website of the authority.
In comments to RIA Novosti Primakov noted that Rossotrudnichestvo “expect a very large change.” It is noted that he looked forward to the next meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov — it manages the centre.
Yevgeny Primakov is the grandson of the Prime Minister of Russia in 1998-1999, Yevgeny Primakov. In 2018, the new head of Rossotrudnichestvo has been the state Duma Deputy, before that — Advisor to the Chairman of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin on international issues and humanitarian projects. Head of ANO “Russian humanitarian mission”, also worked on Russian television under the pseudonym Yevgeny Sandro.
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