D.Medvedev: Important decisions, unfortunately, should be accepted mostthe President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev is glad to divide with someone responsibility for acceptance of important state decisions. “ but the most important, most difficult decisions, unfortunately, should be accepted most “ - the head of the state admitted interview to the American TV channel ABC.
Journalists from the USA the question who makes decisions in Russia - the president or the prime minister - the minister very interested. “ I can answer you. It absolutely trivial, but it absolutely truthful - decisions accepts to whom these decisions are assigned by the law “ - the president of Russia has told.
D.Medvedev has cited as an example events of August, 2008 when there was a conflict on caucasus. “ I can not tell that this decision was accepted not by me or that I bear responsibility for this decision together with other colleagues, with Putin or with someone another. I personally bear for it responsibility. And it is not a shame to me with this decision “.
As to government liability, at the cabinet, according to D.Medvedev, the competence. “ in America there is no government - we have a government. The government itself publishes the statutory act. The government is engaged in economy. And it very much great volume of work. I worked in the government some years. I was the first deputy of the chairman of the government. It is enormous work, big, difficult. And it does not concern presidential powers “ - the head of the state has told.
D.Medvedev gave interview ABC on the threshold of visit to the USA.