Mutko headed the Commission for the Cossacks

Mutko headed the Commission for the Cossacks

MOSCOW, Aug 3 — RIA Novosti. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Vitaly Mutko Chairman of the Commission for the Cossacks, follows from the relevant government order published on an official portal of legal information.

“To enable the Commission… Vitaly Mutko, Deputy Chairman of the government of the Russian Federation (Chairman of the Commission)”, — the document says.

Also, the Commission included the first Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee for CIS Konstantin Zatulin, the Director of the Department of culture Andrey Malyshev.

The Chairman of the Commission Igor Barinov will remain, but will become Deputy sports Minister. From the Commission was excluded by the Vice Minister of culture Alexander Zhuravsky and Tatiana Sinugina and Deputy head of the Ministry Maxim Travnikova.