Ivanov was removed from post of Head of Presidential Administration
Sergey Ivanov dismissed from the post of the Head of the presidential Administration. To his post it was appointed Anton Vaino, who held the post of Deputy Head of the presidential Administration since 2012.
Ivanov was appointed as the special representative of the President on environmental and transport activities.
According to the information on the website of the Kremlin, Ivanov took part in a meeting with President Vladimir Putin last time as the Head of the Presidential Administration on 11 August, when there was the meeting with the Security Council.
The new Head of the Presidential Administration was appointed Anton Vaino, who previously held the post of Ivanov’s Deputy. Vaino is included in the Russian Security Council. His place in the Security Council Sergey Ivanov has also retained.
According to sources close to the Prosecutor’s Office of the Noginsk District of the Moscow Region, law enforcement authorities have recently launched an inquest against 27-year-old Anton Manegin, co-owner of Timokhovo landfill site and son of its General Director Konstantin Manegin, on suspicion of complicity in siphoning off funds via a network of contractors.
Private Security Company (PSC) Graps-2, whose employees provoked a conflict with the guards of billionaire Gavril Yushvaev in Moscow City, is managed by the second co-owner of Oko tower, Vladislav Doronin.
Lawyer Damir Gainutdinov from Agora asks for recommendation to the Russian Federation Government "to refrain from expanding the practice of arbitrary interference in the right to freedom of expression, privacy and anonymity, including online."