The acting Governor of the Lipetsk plans to participate in presidential elections in the region

© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated in fotobanken acting Governor of the Lipetsk region Igor Artamonov. Archival photoThe acting Governor of the Lipetsk plans to participate in presidential elections in the region© RIA Novosti / Michael Clientgenerated the image Bank

Acting Governor of the Lipetsk region Igor Artamonov said in an interview with RIA Novosti that he plans to participate in presidential elections in the region next year.

Head of the Lipetsk oblast 20 years Oleg Korolev, on October 2 appealed to Russian President Vladimir Putin with a request to transfer him to another job. The head of state has appointed the acting head of the region Igor Artamonov — the native of Stavropol territory, until recently, held the post of Vice-President of Sberbank.

«Yes, I will participate. It would not make sense to come here and not participate, not to test yourself,» said Artamonov.

Elections of the Governor of the Lipetsk region will pass in the Uniform voting day on 8 September 2019.

Full interview with Igor Artamonov, visit the website RIA Novosti >>

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