Member of the Defense Committee of the Lower House of Parliament Victor Zavarzin commented on the dismissal of the Deputy Minister of Defense, General Dmitry Bulgakov.
Zavarzin considers the decision of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation justified. He highly appreciated the merits and experience of Bulgakov, who has held his post since 2008.
“He did a lot of things, a lot on Syria,” the parliamentarian noted.
A member of the defense committee does not exclude that the reason for the resignation was the age of the general – 67 years.
“You need to take this calmly. There is a movement forward, younger ones are being appointed. Now the situation is difficult. Expectations are very simple – moving forward. Mizintsev also has experience. A military general. I think the appointment is justified. At the present time, this is all possible. Partial mobilization is underway , some new people should be, “Zavarzin expressed his opinion on the air of the radio station” Moscow Says “.
The Ministry of Defense previously noted that dismissal Bulgakov was accepted in connection with the general’s transfer to another job.