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Putin is not planning to take part in UN General Assembly in 2016
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Russia's President Press Secretary said this to media

President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin is not planning to take part in United Nations General Assembly in 2016. Press Secretary of Presidential Administration Dmitriy Peskov said this, reports.

'President doesn't plan to participate in 71st General Assembly this year', said Dmitriy Peskov, adding that Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will represent Russia instead of Putin.

As reported earlier by, Putin issued a decree on the dismissal of the eight generals. 

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