New Head of FSB Internal Security Directorate became Head of 2nd Division Alexey Komkov
According to sources of Novaya Gazeta in the FSB and the Presidential Administration, the new Head of the Internal Security Department of the FSB will be the current Head of the 2nd Division of the Internal Security Department (ISD) of the FSB Alexey Komkov. Currently Komkov is already the Acting Head of the ISD FSB.
The draft decree on the appointment of Alexey Komkov is prepared and will soon be sent to the President for signature.
Alex Komkov is considered as a henchman of the Head of the Economic Security Service (ESS) of the FSB Sergey Korolev, who himself was moved to that position from the post of the Head of ISD FSB.
Note that one of the candidates for the post of the Head of ISD FSB Oleg Feoktistov, according to Novaya Gazeta’s sources, transferred into the attached staff and in the near future will be attached to PJSC Rossetti.
In early July, the Russian President Vladimir Putin resigned from the post of the Head of the ISD FSB's Sergey Korolev, appointing him to the post of the Head of the Economic Security Service.
This decision the President made after the inspection, which took place in the Economic Security Service, which resulted in the resignation of the Head of the Department K Viktor Voronin.