Government of the Russian Federation 2016

Head: Dmitriy Anatolyevich Medvedev, Prime Minister/Premier

Members: 9 (Prime Minister + 8 Ministers)

Chairperson: Alexander Kapp

Available Positions (* Experienced):

  • Governor of Murmansk Oblast, Arkhangelsk Oblast, and Head of Sakha Republic*
  • Minister of Energy
  • Minister of Industry and Trade
  • Minister of Finance
  • Minister for Natural Resources and Environmental Protection
  • Minister of Foreign Affairs*
  • Minister of Defense*
  • Minister of Justice


Official interest in the Arctic sphere:

  •  Transform the Arctic into “Russia’s foremost strategic base for natural resources” by 2020
  • Increase extraction of the natural resources
  • Development of the Northern Sea Route (NSR)
  • Delimitate outer limits of the continental shelf
  • Establish special Arctic military formations & maintain combat potential