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Putin names economy advisor as Russia's first deputy PM: Kremlin

Reuters Tuesday, 21 January 2020
President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday named Andrei Belousov, his economy advisor since 2013, as Russia's first deputy prime minister, replacing Anton Siluanov who had held the role since May 2018.
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