New Russian cabinet may be revealed today
( RT ) - The Russian president is to hold his regular Monday meeting with ministers, with the make-up of the brand-new cabinet under Prime Minister Victor Zubkov still to be officially announced. Kommersant newspaper quoting Kremlin sources says this will be with the first gathering of the new government team.
The former Cabinet was dismissed on September 12 after Prime Minister Fradkov resigned to be replaced by Viktor Zubkov .
Mr Zubkov got the backing of the State Duma on September 14.
While in Sochi last Friday, President Putin confirmed he had received proposals for the composition of the new government and they would be approved soon.