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Chairman of the government of Kalmykia Yuri Zaitsev headed the Republic of Mari El, the decree on his appointment was signed by President Vladimir Putin.
In the afternoon of May 10, the head of the Republic of Mari El, Alexander Evstifeev, announced that he did not plan to run for a new term.
Yuri Zaitsev was born in 1970. Graduated from the Military University of the Ministry of Defense with a degree in foreign language. with the qualification “translator-referent, specialist in information and analytical field”. Fluent in Italian and French. Prior to his appointment in 2019 to the post of head of the government of Kalmykia, he served as CEO of PJSC IDGC of the North Caucasus.