The head of the Ministry for North Caucasus Affairs Lev Kuznetsov came at a joint meeting of the state Council and the Commission on monitoring of achievement of target indicators socially-economic development of the country, which takes place in the Kremlin, on crutches. It is reported RIA Novosti on Thursday, 4 may.
“The joint is replaced. It’s okay,” said the Minister in an interview with reporters.
Earlier on Thursday it became known that the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov has received a leg injury while playing football with a team of special rapid reaction unit “Terek”.
In December 2012 it was reported that the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov broke his arm during his working trip to Turkey. The foreign Ministry denied this information, explaining that the Minister received a minor sports injury during a football game.