- When Yeltsin stepped down that December, Putin became the acting president.
- Acting President Goh Kun made the decision after meeting with top aides, a presidential spokesman said.
- Appointing an Acting President in the event of the FAI President's death or incapacitation.
- But her death will not affect the generational struggle that seems to be under way behind the acting president.
- By 1999, Mr.Putin was named prime minister, then acting president, after Boris Yeltsin resigned.
- A Bureau for Political Work of the Ministry of National Defence can contradict the Ministry of National Defence as well as the acting president.