The daughter of a former chief of the GRU was appointed Deputy Manager of the President


Putin appointed to the post of Deputy Manager of the President Olga Sergun. The decree published on the official Internet portal of legal information.

Sergun has worked in the administration: previously, she headed the Federal state unitary enterprise “Centre for financial and legal security” under the jurisdiction of the office of the President. She previously worked as the Deputy chief of Department of legal support in the sphere of land relations of the Department of municipal property of Moscow, writes TASS.

“Kommersant” called Olga Sergun daughter of the former Director of the GRU Igor Sergun.

Sargon died on 3 January, the Russian media called the cause of his death heart attack. After a few days of reconnaissance and analytical Agency Stratfor reported that Sargon died January 1, in Lebanon. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, commenting on this information, stated that it was “quite wrong”.

In 2014 sergun was included in the sanctions lists of the USA and the European Union, the reason for the inclusion of the named list in the EU called “the activity of GRU officers in Eastern Ukraine”. In February 2015 surgunu was the title of Colonel-General.

In the office of the President until the appointment of Olga Sergun had three deputies, one of whom is in the position of first Deputy. One of the deputies in 2015, was appointed Pavel Fradkov, the younger son of the Director of foreign intelligence service Mikhail Fradkov.