The source said the resignation of Prosecutor General

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Deputy Prosecutor General Alexander Gutan wrote a letter of resignation, told RIA Novosti source familiar with the situation.

The head of the Federation Council Committee on constitutional legislation Andrey Klishas confirmed to RIA Novosti this information, he explained that the complaint has been received in the upper house of Parliament.

Senators intend to consider the application on 7 November.

© Photo : office of the Prosecutor Kaliningrad oblastvladimir GutanThe source said the resignation of Prosecutor General© Photo : Prosecutor of the Kaliningrad oblastvladimir Gutan

As reported at the Committee meeting, the representative of the Prosecutor General Yury Ponomarev, earlier a similar statement was submitted by another Deputy Prosecutor General Ivan Semchishin. He is retiring on superannuation, Gutan — to another job.

After the resignation of Gutan and Semchyshyna released already three places of the Prosecutor General. First became vacant after the death in early October, the incumbent Sahak Karapetyan.

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