According to the publication “Kommersant”, the reshuffle in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation after the inauguration of the President, most likely, will not. Sources in the Kremlin explained to the publication that the current Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov will retain his position in the new government if not all 6 years, at least 2-3 years.
68-year-old Sergey Lavrov has been in office for 14 years. Earlier some media reported about the possible resignation of Minister, who, in their opinion, already tired. The official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova called then the message “nasty provocation.“