Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that the Kremlin will inform the journalists in the case of a decision on replacement of the Russian Ambassador, RIA “Novosti”.
He was commenting on media reports about possible appointment to the post of Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Anatoly Antonov.
“If such decisions are taken, we will inform you accordingly,” — said Peskov.
Earlier it was reported that the Deputy foreign Minister of Russia Anatoly Antonov is the main candidate for the post of Russian Ambassador to the United States. In this position, he can change Sergei Kislyak, who is the Russian Ambassador to the United States since 2008.