The United Russia party approved a reshuffle in the General Council and the CEC of the party

Vice-speaker of the state Duma, the head of the faction “United Russia” in the state Duma Sergei Neverov

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MOSCOW, October 13. /TASS/. The General Council of “United Russia” at session on Friday has approved the resignation of Secretary Sergei Neverov in connection with his election as the leader of the faction in the state Duma.

Place acting Secretary took appointed on 12 October, the Chairman of “United Russia” Dmitry Medvedev, the ex-Governor of the Pskov region Andrei Turchak, who Neverov presented to members of the General Council and the Presidium.