The media found out, when Deputy foreign Minister Meshkov will start the duties of Ambassador in France

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate in fotomonster foreign Minister of Russia Alexei Meshkov. Archival photoThe media found out, when Deputy foreign Minister Meshkov will start the duties of Ambassador in France© RIA Novosti / Alexander Nitroscanate the image Bank

The Deputy foreign Minister Alexei Meshkov until November will assume the responsibilities of the Russian Ambassador in France, reports the newspaper «Izvestia» with reference to diplomatic sources.

According to the newspaper, now in the process of gathering documents, obtaining diplomatic visas, and the Russian Embassy in Paris preparing for the transfer of cases. «Moreover, virtually settled the question of obtaining approval from the French government. In Russia, the candidacy of Alexei Meshkov, was approved by the relevant committees of the state Duma and the Federation Council in June» — write «news».

Another informed source in Russian diplomatic circles confirmed to the newspaper that Alexei Meshkov in the autumn, until November, will begin the duties of the Ambassador of Russia in France and part-time in Monaco.

This year has seen some personnel changes in the Russian foreign Ministry. In particular, the permanent representative of Russia to the UN appointed Deputy foreign Minister Vasily Nebenzia, changing the Russian Ambassador to the United States, the new Ambassador to Turkey appointed Alexey erkhov. —0-

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