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Vasily Anokhin appointed Acting Governor of Smolensk Region

March 17, 2023

The President signed Executive Order On Acting Governor of the Smolensk Region.

Following Smolensk Region Governor Alexei Ostrovsky’s request for an early termination of his mandate, and in accordance with Article 27(1)(1) and Article 28(1)(2) of Federal Law No. 414-FZ of December 21, 2021, On the General Principles of Public Administration in the Constituent Entities of the Russian Federation, the President resolved to accept the voluntary resignation of Smolensk Region Governor Alexei Ostrovsky.

The President resolved to appoint Vasily Anokhin Acting Governor of the Smolensk Region until an elected governor takes office.

March 17, 2023