The Kremlin said a petition for the resignation of Medvedev

The Kremlin has not yet reviewed the petition for the resignation of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev that appeared on the website This was stated on Thursday to journalists a press-the Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov, answering the question of journalists, the correspondent .

“No, we don’t know about it, I don’t think it requires any reaction,” — said Peskov.

On the website August 4 appeared a petition demanding the resignation of the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev. The authors of the petition note that “the Cabinet should be headed by competent, educated, radeyuschie for the country people.” “The fish rots from the head, may of here the “efficiency” of the work of the ministries?!” — said in the petition. At the moment it was signed by over 5 thousand people.

August 3 at also there was a petition calling on Medvedev to apologize to the teachers and to resign. “His offensive logic, that if a teacher is a vocation, it can and, in General, to work for free. A great excuse for their own incompetent work,” writes the author of the petition and urged the Russian President to send Medvedva resign. “I also think that Medvedev is his statements about the lack of vocations has insulted all teachers of Russian, so I must apologize to them,” the petition reads. This petition at the time of this writing, was signed by about 1.5 thousand people.

On Tuesday Medvedev during dialogue with participants of the forum “Territory”, said that teachers who are dissatisfied with their salaries, could go to work in the business. The statement was made after one of the participants — a teacher — asked why the teachers get 10-15 thousand rubles., and members of the security agencies — more than 50 thousand.

“I am often asked about it. And teachers and professors are calling. And if you want to earn money — there are plenty of beautiful places where you can do it faster and better. The same business. But you did not go to business, as I understand,” Medvedev told the teacher that posed the question.

Peskov also answered the journalists ‘ question if there was any problem with raising the salaries of teachers, given in the context of Medvedev’s statements. “The situation in this case cannot be generalized from region to region the situation is different. We know that some regions do criteria for teachers are not yet able to observe, but the work is” Peskov said (quoted by TASS). He stressed that the criteria set out in the may decrees, “no one as of today has not reviewed and do not change.” Thus a press-the Secretary of the President noted that the situation in different regions from year to year can vary in different direction. The President monitors this the topic, he said.

Peskov commented on the eve of the publication of the newspaper Financial Times, in which predicted changes in the government after the elections to the state Duma. We are talking about a column by Timothy ash, published in the edition of 1 Aug. The author, in particular, predicts the possible resignation of Medvedev as Prime Minister. “Exercises on the topic of the impending resignation of the government — they are not new. We know that consistently all guessing on a coffee thick”, — said Peskov, adding that “it’s so constant speculation that it has ceased to be perceived as noteworthy information.