Chile edges Portugal with 3-0 penalty shootout win for 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup finalSport June 29, 1:38
Telegram included in register of Internet information distributorsBusiness & Economy June 28, 20:56
Putin points to growing activities of foreign secret services against RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 20:36
FIFA chief Infantino to attend Chile-Portugal 2017 Confederations Cup semis match in KazanSport June 28, 20:27
Lavrov expects US to refrain from creating pretexts for new attacks on SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 20:09
Top diplomat says Germany willing to open new chapter in relations with RussiaWorld June 28, 19:28
Russia open for cooperation with Germany in war on terror, Lavrov saysRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 28, 19:22
Baltic Fleet’s fighter jets hold air combat drills in Russia’s westernmost regionMilitary & Defense June 28, 18:57
Russian telecom watchdog to include Telegram in registerBusiness & Economy June 28, 18:51
MOSCOW, March 26 (Itar-Tass) —— All talk about possible structure and composition of Russia’s new government is nothing more but a speculation until consultations between Putin and Medvedev are over, press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov said on Monday.
“[Prime Minister and President Elect] Vladimir Putin has repeatedly said that the cabinet needs cardinal structural and personnel changes,” Peskov said in an interview with the Itogi magazine. “However, I have never heard either Putin or Medvedev using the term “administrative reform” in respect of would-be changes.”
“There is Medvedev and there is Putin. They have said that they are in consultations concerning a new government, it structure and personalities. As far as I know, nothing has been officially announced in this respect. When these two persons come to an agreement, everything will be made public,” Peskov stressed.
He also said that prime minister’s annual report planned to be read out at a State Duma session on April 11 would be more that a “mere routine report about the results of the last year.”
“It will be Putin’s last speech at the parliament in the capacity of prime minister and concurrently as the president elect. It means that Vladimir Vladimirovich cannot but speak about future perspectives,” Peskov added.