Military Commissar of the Khabarovsk Territory Yuri Laiko was removed from office, said the head of the region Mikhail Degtyarev.
According to him, the reason for the removal is that 50 percent of the inhabitants of the region called up for service did not meet the criteria announced by representatives of the Russian Ministry of Defense and the Russian president. Vladimir Putin.
As the governor explained, the Khabarovsk Territory will continue to fulfill the tasks of partial mobilization.
“The military commissar of the region, Yuri Sergeevich Laiko, has been removed from his post today,” Degtyarev emphasized.
Resigned at the end of September military commissar Magadan region, who made mistakes during the partial mobilization. His duties are temporarily filled by a professional officer from the Eastern District.
Earlier, the President of the Russian Federation, speaking with an appeal about the situation in Donbass, announced a partial mobilization. Minister of Defense of Russia Sergei Shoigu noted that a total of 300,000 reservists are planned to be called up.