Putin fires Klimenko as his internet adviser

Russian president Vladimir Putin has fired his main adviser on Internet issues German Klimenko, according to the order posted on the Kremlin website on June 13. In a post to his Facebook page, …

Two Sarkisyans dismissed in Armenia

Armenia's government dismissed Narek Sarkisyan as head of the State Committee for Urban Development and Martin Sarkisyan as head of the State Cadastre Committee of Real Estate. The republic's …

Georgia's Chief Prosecutor leaves his post

Chief Prosecutor Irakli Shotadze has resigned, InterPressNews reported. Irakli Shotadze was elected on the post of Chief Prosecutor on November 27 of 2015.  Shotadze resigned amid protest caused by the …

Pashinyan asks to dismiss Armenia army chief

Armenia's Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said he asked the Armenian President to dismiss the chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, in connection with his going on to another job.  "The decision …

Armenian government resigns

Armenian President Armen Sarkisyan received Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan today and accepted the government’s resignation,presidential aide Hasmik Petrosyan said. Under the Constitution, the …

Kemerovo governor resigns after mall fire tragedy

The governor of Russia's Kemerovo region, Aman Tuleyev, has resigned in the wake of a tragic fire in a local mall, in which 64 people, most of them children, died, RT reports. Tuleyev, who has served as the regional …