Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev has appointed Vice-President of the Russian Academy of Sciences Valery Kozlov, acting head of the Academy of Sciences. The corresponding decree was published on the website of the Russian government.
Yesterday, March 22, Kozlov, acting head appointed, RAS Vladimir Fortov, who previously held this position. As explained by his representative, the Fort went to the hospital and followed the standard for this procedure — appointed the acting.
FORTS in conversation with noted that goats suited to the role of acting President of the Academy. This is a man who has experience of scientific and organizational work, said FORTS. In addition, Fortov said that he did not know whether to run for President in the fall.