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28 November 2017, 17:02

MILITARY&DEFENCE

Anatoliy Antonov takes charge of LPR State Security Ministry

LUGANSK, November 28 (Lugansk Media Centre) - Anatoliy Antonov has taken charge of LPR State Security Ministry (MGB), the MGB website said.

The LPR State Security Minister is Anatoliy Andreyevich Antonov,” the MGB and Council of Ministers websites reported.

Antonov has replaced Leonid Pasechnik.

On 25 November, LPR People’s Council unanimously approved Pasechnik as acting head of the Lugansk People’s Republic. The People’s Council also accepted LPR leader Igor Plotnitskiy resignation and approved his proposal to make Pasechnik his successor.

Addressing the People’s Council deputies, Pasechnik stated that the Lugansk People’s Republic would continue to follow its course in foreign and domestic policies.

LuganskMediaCentre — 28 November — Lugansk