Chief editor of «Izvestia» is leaving the publication

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria news. National newspaper in the corridor of the editorial office on Pushkin square. Archival photoChief editor of «Izvestia» is leaving the publication© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

Chief editor of the newspaper «Izvestia» A. Hovhannisyan leave the publication in connection with transition to other work, to perform the duties of the editor will be Sergey Koroteev, told RIA Novosti in the press service of MITS «news».

«Arseny Oganesyan is transferred to another job. Acting editor-in-chief will be his Deputy Sergey Koroteev,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Hovhannisyan directed «News» in 2016.

Previously RBC reported that Hovhannisyan will move to the position of editor-in-chief

Editor Alexander Potapov said Monday on his page in Facebook that he was leaving the post. He explained his decision by the fact that the shareholders decided to start a new platform — the platform where everyone could post your article or video, and decided to leave «as is». Also on the eve of his departure from said the General Director of News Media holding, Manager of this project, Anatoly Suleymanov and founder of telegram channel Mash Nikita Mogutin.