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Putin issued a decree on the dismissal of the eight generals
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Among them - two generals from Investigative Committee of Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin sacked eight Russia’s generals. The corresponding document is available on the official portal of legal information, according to

In particular, Putin fired two generals from the Investigative Committee of Russia - the first deputy head of the Main Directorate of the IC on ensuring activities Vitaliy Frolov and deputy head of the State Control Procedure in combating corruption Dmitriy Shershakov.
In addition, six others were suspended from their posts.

The same decree appoints other people in their places.

As reported earlier by, Putin orders surprise combat readiness check in Russian armed forces.

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