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First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov on Thursday will hold a meeting with employees of the Ministry of economic development. Corresponding instruction he gave Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, wrote “Kommersant”

First Vice-Premier of Russia Igor Shuvalov on Thursday, November 17, will hold a meeting with employees of the Ministry of economic development. This was announced by Deputy Minister of economic development Oleg Fomichev, reports TASS.

Previously, “Kommersant” reported that a meeting Shuvalov has instructed the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev after a meeting held on 16 November a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers. The newspaper said that the Prime Minister asked the Minister to reassure employees of the Ministry of economic development.

On the eve of the meeting of the government Medvedev expressed hope that the dismissal of Alexei Ulyukayev on charges of bribery will not affect the work of the Ministry, especially in anticipation of the adoption of the budget. The arrest of the Minister, the Prime Minister called “an extraordinary event”, stressing that this matter must put the court.

The Kremlin announced that Medvedev had not yet submitted to Russian President Vladimir Putin proposals for the appointment of a new Minister of economic development. The press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov also could not answer the question whether the candidacy of the new Minister was discussed at a meeting of the security Council, which is due to be held in Sochi on November 17.

Deputy Mencionarse Evgeny Elin, was appointed acting head of the Department, said that after the arrest of the speaker, the Ministry is operating normally.

About the detention of Alexei Ulyukayev became known on the night of November 15. The investigative Committee has accused him of bribe extortion in $2 million for a positive evaluation of the transaction “Rosneft” on privatization of state-owned shares “Bashneft”. The Agency argued that the Minister was caught red-handed, and on his hands after receiving a bribe remained “specific tracks”. Other circumstances, including the time and place of the detention of ex-Minister of economic development, the TFR was not announced.

Basmanny court of Moscow sent to speaker under house arrest, and later that day the President of Russia Vladimir Putin dismissed him from the post of Minister of economic development in connection with loss of trust. He Ulyukayev at the meeting of the measure of restraint refused to admit his guilt. The lawyer ex-the Minister Timofei Gridnev said that Ulyukayev said “what happened in the office of “Rosneft” provocation against the state official”.

toke Ulyukayev was arrested on Monday evening, November 14. In the night of Tuesday, the TFR has stated that the Ministry had solicited a bribe of $2 million for a positive evaluation of the transaction “Rosneft” on privatization of shares of “Bashneft”. On Tuesday afternoon, the Basmanny court of Moscow has accepted the decision on house arrest of the speaker, and in the evening, President Vladimir Putin fired him from the post of Minister in connection with loss of trust. The speaker himself is not guilty, and his lawyer Timofei Gridnev called the incident a provocation.

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