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MOSCOW, April 09. /ITAR-TASS/. President Putin has increased the number of members in the Presidium of the State Council from eight to nine by his decree.
In another decree, Putin carried out the planned rotation of the presidium members.
For the next six months the Presidium of the State Council incorporates: Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Crimea Sergey Aksyonov, Head of the Chechen Republic Ramzan Kadyrov, Head of the Republic of Adygeya Aslan Tkhakushinov, Governors of the Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko and Baikal region Konstantin Ilkovsky, Samara regional governor Nikolai Merkushkin, Governor of the Magadan region Vladimir Pechyony, Tyumen governor Vladimir Yakushev and Acting governor of the Voronezh region Alexei Gordeyev.