Several high-profile personnel decisions simultaneously received today Russian President Vladimir Putin. It was replaced by the head of the customs, envoys to the northwestern Federal district and the Siberian Federal district, heads of Yaroslavl and Kaliningrad regions, as well as Deputy interior Minister.
photo: Natalia Gubernatorova
First Putin’s decision became the order about resignation of the head of the Federal customs service Andrei Belyaninov, who earlier in the house and office were organized by the FSB searched. Despite the fact that yesterday the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov declared that Belyaninov is only a witness in the case about the smuggling of alcohol, FSB investigative action accompanied with pictures of bundles of rubles and currency, found in the wardrobe of the chief customs officer (it turned out that his house was kept to 66 million rubles, which he explained personal savings). In addition, the Network has shown images of its luxury homes with paintings on the walls.
However, personnel changes are not over. On a vacant place of the envoy in the northwestern Federal district were sent to the Governor of the Kaliningrad region Nikolai Tsukanov.
In turn, the Governor of the Kaliningrad region became a major-General Yevgeny Senichev. He’s a little over a year ago, in June 2015, was appointed head of the Federal security service in Kaliningrad region.
Finally, the last and most high-profile personnel action Putin became the appointment of former Governor of Sevastopol Vice Admiral Sergei Menyailo, causing many complaints from residents, the presidential envoy in the Siberian Federal district. The previous Ambassador, Nikolai Rogozhkin, was on the verge of reaching the age limit of civil service — 65 years.Related posts: