On the whole, Fedotov gave a positive assessment of the changes taking place in the Sakhalin region, but he also identified a number of problems. One of them is the dismal state of the military hospital in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. The building is still Japanese built a fair criticism. It has noticeably decayed and begins to pose a danger, both for the staff of the institution, and for patients,told the press service.
To the comment of the head of the HRC, deputy commander of the VVO Sergey Dolotin replied that “the construction of a new hospital is planned for next year, there is already a corresponding decision of the Ministry of Defense about this.”
Earlier it was reported that a delegation headed by Mikhail Fedotov arrived in Sakhalin. Members of the delegation "inspected a number of social and military facilities in the region, met with the public, familiarized themselves with the situation of resettlement from the dilapidated and emergency housing stock."
According to the press service, Fedotov supported the joint decision of the Ministry of Defense and the government of the Sakhalin Oblast “on the transfer to municipal ownership of military camps on Sakhalin”. In his opinion, this "will allow the local authorities to begin the improvement of military camps and solve many long-standing issues."