Population
Chukchi
© RIA Novosti. Sergey Guneev

Federal Agency for Nationalities Policy to open local divisions

The Federal Agency for Nationalities Policy plans to open local divisions across the country next year, RIA Novosti quoted agency director Igor Barinov as saying. 

Barinov added that the agency would begin operations by the yearend and plans to have four departments and around 100 staffers on its payroll.