The Russian government has resigned

The Russian prime minister Dmitry Medvedev has presented on Wednesday to president Vladimir Putin on the resignation of his government, in a surprise announcement after a speech of the head of State announced reforms of the Constitution.

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“We, as the government of the Russian Federation need to give the president of our country the means to take all the necessary measures. It is for this reason (…) that the whole government resigns, ” said, according to Russian agencies, Mr Medvedev.

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