The so-called acting Governor of the annexed Sevastopol Dmitry Ovsyannikov dissolved the "government" of the city by decree, which is published on "the Sevastopol Povernment Portal.”
- To announce the resignation of the Government of Sevastopol July 28, 2016. To entrust the Government of Sevastopol to perform their duties until the formation of the government of Sevastopol a new composition, reads the text of the document.
On July 28, the President of Russia Vladimir Putin terminated the powers of the Sevastopol "Governor" Sergei Menyailo short of the expiry date. Dmitry Ovsyannikov is to take the place of the "Governor" instead. And Menyailo takes up the post of presidential envoy to the Siberian Federal District, succeeding Nicholay Rogozhkin.