The Federation Council appointed the Prosecutor of Krasnodar region Deputy Prosecutor General of Russia

MOSCOW, 16 Oct RIA Novosti. The Federation Council has appointed Wednesday at a meeting of the new Deputy Prosecutor General of the Russian Federation, they became the Prosecutor of Krasnodar region Leonid Korzhinek, whose candidacy was submitted to the Federation Council by the President of the Russian Federation.

Two vacant seats of Deputy attorney General came after the resignation upon reaching retirement age Sabir Kehlerov and Alexander Zvyagintsev.

Earlier, a source in the Federation Council told RIA Novosti that the Federation Council may appoint another Deputy Prosecutor General of the current head of the main Department of international legal cooperation of Prosecutor General’s office Saak Karapetyan. However, his candidacy has still not been submitted.