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New Minister of Culture

  • Published in Politics
Yuri Kupriyanov was appointed Minister of Culture and Spiritual Development of Yakutia, head of the republic Aisen Nikolaev announced on Tuesday, October 9, on Twitter.

Yuri Kupriyanov replaced Vladimir Tikhonov, who headed the ministry since 2014.

Since 1998, Yuri Kupriyanov has held various positions in the government of the republic. In 2010, he became Minister of Vocational Education, Training and Placement of Personnel, in 2012, he was appointed head of the Presidential Administration and Government of Yakutia, in 2016 he moved to the center as Permanent Representative of Yakutia in Moscow - in June 2018 he left this post.