The Kremlin has called the talk about centralizing control inappropriate
The regions of the Russian Federation have a number of powers, to talk about the centralization of governance in the country is inappropriate, said the press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov.
In the course of communication with journalists, Peskov asked whether it is possible to say that in Russia in recent years has been a centralization of the control regions.
Peskov also asked how he refers to common in some regions slogans, urging Moscow not to interfere in the internal regional Affairs. Press Secretary of the Russian President answered that it "fashion trend for members of quasipositive" who "is not averse to some noise." He also urged "not to generalize the situation."
"Overall, it's an emotional reaction, of course. We are talking about a former Governor of the region (Khabarovsk region - ed.) that was popular in the region. But, nevertheless, occurred a non-standard emergency, when were brought against him accusations of involvement in serious crime. Of course this is the reason for a very sharp emotional responses. That's what we explain," explained Sands.
The ex-the Governor of Khabarovsk territory Sergey Furgala was detained July 9, employees SK and FSB, he is charged with involvement in the activities of local criminal gangs and the killings in 2000-ies. Immediately after the detention of the head of region has sent to Moscow. Moscow's Basmanny court arrested him for two months, contains Furgal in the SIZO "Lefortovo", pleads not guilty. The twentieth of July the President of Russia Vladimir Putin sent Furgala resign in connection with loss of trust. The acting head of the region appointed Mikhail Degtyarev.