Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday, November 22, has signed a number of documents on changes in the composition of a number of steering committees, working groups and commissions. From their structure derived arrested on suspicion of accepting bribes and dismissed from the post of Minister of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev.
In documents published on the official Internet portal of legal information, says that the Minister is excluded from the composition of the Commission for structuring the control systems of rocket and space industry, the working group of the economic Council under the RF President on the development of infrastructure projects in the transport sector, the Commission on construction of the Vostochny space centre.
In addition, the order of the head of state Alexei Ulyukayev dismissed the Manager from the Russian Federation at the European Bank for reconstruction and development and Deputy Governor from the Russian Federation in the International Bank for reconstruction and development and Multilateral Agency on guarantees of investments.
By another decree Putin has ruled out the speaker from the Commission on strategy of development of fuel and energy complex, military-industrial Commission of the Russian Federation and the Commission on monitoring of achievement of target indicators socially-economic development of the Russian Federation and a member of the presidential Council for economic modernization and innovative development of Russia. The same decree the head of state has excluded the speaker from membership of the economic Council under the President of the presidential Council for countering corruption and of the composition of the presidential Council for strategic development and priority projects.
Alexei Ulyukayev, was detained at office “Rosneft” on 14 November on suspicion in extortion and receiving a bribe of $ 2 million for the Ministry of economic development issued a positive evaluation, which allowed Rosneft to acquire state-owned shares “Bashneft”. Basmanny court of Moscow sent officials under house arrest until 15 January, and the President removed him from his post due to “loss of confidence”.