The state Department commented on the changes in the Russian government

U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo commented on changes in the Russian government. In his opinion, the actions of the American side is unlikely to change against Russia.

the Politician said that the US needs to assess how it will develop. About it, Pompeo said in an interview with radio host Tony Katz, RIA Novosti reported.

After the announcement of the President’s address to the Federal Assembly Wednesday, 15 January, former Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev announced that the Cabinet of Ministers resigns. January 16, the state Duma approved the candidacy of the former head FNS of Michael mishustina for the position of head of the government. On the same day in the evening Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on the relevant appointment.

Dmitry Medvedev appointed Deputy Chairman of the Russian security Council. The new head of the Federal tax service of Daniil Egorov.