November 19, 2012 09:46
Head of Russian Space Systems Urlichich will be dismissed this week - Popovkin
KOROLYOV, Moscow region. Nov 19 (Interfax-AVN) - The Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) has sent a motion to the Economic Development Ministry on the dismissal of Yury Urlichich from the post of general director of Russian Space Systems company following the discovery of instances of misuse of public funds, Roscosmos head Vladimir Popovkin announced at a press conference at mission control near Moscow.
"We have sent documents to the Economic Development Ministry on dismissing Mr. Urlichich from the post of head of Russian Space Systems. I believe all decisions will be made this week," Popovkin said.
He said Roscosmos learned about the misuse of money from state coffers in summer last year.
(Our editorial staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org)
April 25, 2015
Poroshenko watches army exercises
Russian resupply spacecraft to be sunk in pacific on Sunday
Minister calls for visa-free regime between Russia, N. Korea
Tent camp set up in Kathmandu for Russian victims of Nepal quake - spokesman
Ukraine says its positions pounded with militia shells, rockets
DPR says Ukrainian 'mobile' squads bombarding populated areas
OSCE monitors again complain about DPR restrictions on them
DPR chief denies saying DPR has some heavy arms along frontline
Camp to be set up in Kathmandu to help Russian victims of earthquake
Russia laying rail line to bypass Ukraine - Defense Ministry
DPR says 'thousands' of militiamen still held captive by Ukraine
DPR slams Ukraine for 'explosive situation,' urges intl intervention
DPR SAYS SITUATION IN DONBAS DANGEROUS, URGES INTL COMMUNITY TO PRESS KYIV TO COMPLY WITH MINSK AGREEMENTS