The submission states that the former Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation “may receive his new post already before the president’s inauguration.”
Recall that at the moment, Alexei Kudrin, heads the Center for Strategic Research.
FT writes that the appointment of Kudrin to the position mentioned above should look like a signal that Russia is ready to compromise with the West.
Usually, after such publications, journalists from major Russian media ask Dmitry Peskov to comment on materials that appeared in the foreign press. For the day, Peskov commented on another article in foreign publications, where it was stated that the authorities plan to spend 10 trillion rubles on the development of the economy and social sphere. According to Peskov, "in the documents that will lay down on the table in front of the president, there is a different amount."