Russian President Vladimir Putin dismissed head of the Kremlin administration Sergei Ivanov. He was appointed as Putin's special representative on ecology and transport, Reuters reported quoting the Kremlin.

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he was satisfied with the work of Sergei Ivanov as the head of his administration. According to the president, Ivanov himself asked to transfer to another job.

The new head of the Kremlin administration is Anton Vaino, Ivanov's former deputy.

At the same time it is noted that Ivanov will retain in the Russian Security Council. Ivanov has been the heads of Kremlin administration since May 2012.