MOSCOW, 17 Dec. The government generally satisfactory, serious personnel changes in the composition of the Cabinet is not planned, said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin.
“Overall, I consider that work (the government – ed.) is satisfactory. Of course, we need to work better,” Putin said at the annual press conference.
“For quite a long period of time of my work, I guess you could say that I really care about people and believe that the personnel reshuffle – she usually… not needed, it interferes. And… if someone does not work, for which I’m responsible, I believe that there is my fault. Therefore, no changes, substantial in any case, not foreseen,” he continued.
“We together with the government thinking about how to improve the structure of how to make government work more effectively on the most sensitive areas — in the economy, in social sphere. There are such plans. They are not of a dramatic nature, are not affiliated… to personalities. This is due to the desire to improve the work of this important body,” said the President of the Russian Federation.
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