President Vladimir Putin is to sign shortly a decree aimed at revamping of the Republic of Chechnya's executive branch, Ahmad Kadyrov, head of the Chechen administration, is quoted as saying after a meeting with the Russian President in the Kremlin yesterday. According to RIA Novosti, Kadyrov, following the presidential decree, is to appoint a prime minister of Chechnya. His nominee for the post is Stanislav Ilyasov. The formation of a Chechen cabinet is to be over in February, Mr. Kadyrov added.
Russian President Vladimir Putin got the West worried again by signing Decree No. 915. The news did not produce any public effect in Russia