Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed the decree about the dismissal of the ten generals of the interior Ministry. The relevant document published on the official Internet portal of legal information.
Resignation sent to the head of organization licenses and permits of the interior Ministry major-General Leonid Reference, head of Central Board of private security MIA of the Russian Federation the General-the Lieutenant of police Sergey Lebedev and his Deputy, major General of police Alexander Grishchenko, head of the center of special purpose of private security the General-the major of police Alexander Zhilkin, head of the Center for special purpose rapid reaction forces the General-the major of police Dmitry deynichenko, head of the transport Ministry of the Russian Federation on far East Federal district the General-the major of police Sergey Serikov, the chief inspector of the interior Ministry major General Nikolay Kosyachenko, head of the organizational Department of the Ministry of internal Affairs of the Russian Federation the General-the major of internal service Vladimir Rybyanets, head of the Department of internal Affairs Severo-East administrative district of GU MVD of the Russian Federation the General-the major of police Sergey Skubak, head of the center for special purpose rapid reaction force and aviation Ministry of internal Affairs of Russia the General-the major of police Vyacheslav Khaustov.
According to the source TASS in law enforcement, virtually all retired generals of the interior Ministry, with the exception of Serikova, led units, which were transferred to Resguardo.
This decree also dismissed the Prosecutor of the Republic of Crimea Natalia Poklonskaya. The former head of the Supervisory authority became a Deputy of the state Duma from “United Russia”. At the first plenary session of the lower house in the new part 5 Oct Poklonskaya was elected head of the Commission on control over reliability of data on the income of parliamentarians.
October 1 came into force Putin’s decree to reduce the maximum number of employees of the interior Ministry of more than 163 thousand people, and the Central apparatus of the interior Ministry – by 761 people. MIA then explained that the number of Agency staff will decrease due to the transition of these 163 thousand persons in the service of Resguardo.
Putin on April 5 signed a decree on the establishment of the national guard on the basis of Internal troops of the interior Ministry. Later it became known that the new structure will be called Asgardia. It included employees of private security, Riot police and SWAT, while the Federal drug control service and the FMS was abolished and their functions transferred to the Ministry of interior.