The head of the Republic of Karelia Alexander Khudilainen announced the early resignation, reports “Interfax”.
“I appealed to the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Vladimirov Putin about the early resignation of the head of Republic of Karelia,” — said the gun was recovered.
He added that at the Federal and regional level, “it takes a lot of work on personnel rotation”. The khudilainen has called his decision not to participate in presidential elections in the region in 2017, considered and deliberate decision. “We need to give the candidate the President to show themselves in the Republic of Karelia to offer the residents a dignified way of its development”, he concluded.
The khudilainen has held the position of head of Karelia since may 24, 2013.