Putin has dismissed a number of heads of regional power structures


RIA Novosti

Vladimir Putin fired a number of resignations and appointments in the regional power structures.

The presidential decree published on the official Internet portal of legal information.

The head of state dismissed several of the heads of regional Central boards of the TFR, the interior Ministry, the Federal penitentiary service and the Prosecutor’s office

Their positions lost the head of the Department of the TFR in the Leningrad region Alexey Beacon, Deputy head of the main Department of the MIA in Sverdlovsk oblast Vladimir Romanyuk, the head of Department FSIN across Moscow region Anatoly Tikhomirov and head of the West Siberian transport Prosecutor Sergey Feoktistov.

The same decree the head of the interior Ministry in Rostov region appointed Oleg Agarkov, head of the transport police in the Volga Federal district Alexander Berezhnoy.