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NOVO-OGAREVO, July 4 (Itar-Tass) - The Kremlin Administration has drafted several amendments in the bill over a reform in the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), they are conceptual, Russian president’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday, adding that President Vladimir Putin continued Thursday a chain of consultations with the leadership of the specific academies began on Wednesday.
“Putin noted that the talks permitted him to learn at a larger extent the view of leading scientists on different aspects of the reform, as a result the president and his administration have formulated several proposals so that they will be taken into account in the bill,” Peskov said.
The presidential press secretary did not elaborate on the essence of changes. “They are conceptual and are taken into account,” he added.