Pamfilova filed a resignation from a post of the Ombudsman


Commissioner for human rights in Russia Ella Pamfilova submitted to the state Duma a statement on early termination of powers. About it reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of the Ombudsman. Statement filed in connection with entering into the composition of the CEC.

As stated by “RIA Novosti” the head of the Duma Committee on constitutional legislation and state construction Vladimir Pligin, the lower house of Parliament may consider an application Pamfilova at the plenary meeting on Friday, 25 March

According to pligina, the statement Pamfilova Committee of the Duma will consider next Monday, March 21. “We believe that this statement could be considered on Friday next week. We will propose also to consider, perhaps, the report of the Commissioner for human rights. We believe that this can be done around 16:00 on Friday”, — quotes Agency the words pligina.

In early March the decree of the Russian President Pamfilova was included in the composition of the CEC of Russia, therefore she is forced to leave the post of Ombudsman. Sources TASS then noted that Pamfilova, probably, will become the Chairman of the Commission. The same was said and the interlocutor close to the Kremlin. Appointment to this position is authoritative, including in human rights circles, the figure is a continuation of the way to transparent and competitive elections, he said.