The Governor of Sakhalin has reacted to Putin’s decision to run for President

The Sakhalin Governor Oleg Kozhemyako gave his comments regarding the decision of Vladimir Putin to nominate his candidacy for the presidency in 2018. According to him, the head of state gave people a sense of stability and confidence in the future.


Your decision to participate in the presidential elections in 2018, Mr Putin has announced during a meeting with employees of the company “GAS”. For the first time on this high state post Putin was elected in 2000. In 2004 he was re-elected. From 2008 to 2012, Putin was Prime Minister, and in 2012-m the will of the people was again awarded the presidential powers.

The head of the Sakhalin noted that citizens of the Russian Federation was pleased with the opportunity to maintain the current political course, as a drastic change could negatively affect all areas in the state. Kozhemyako said that thanks to the support of the President, entrusted to him the area is developing steadily. Modernizarea infrastructure and work is underway on the improvement of cities and towns.