assume responsibility for

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Finding that I must assume responsibility for these creatures, whether I would or not, I made the best of it and directed them to find quarters on the upper floors, leaving the third floor to me.
Embassy in Moscow will assume responsibility for certain limited services previously provided by USCIS to individuals residing in Russia (see table below).
Ladd Hall will continue to serve as Executive VP of Sheet Products, and Ray Napolitan will assume responsibility for Nucor's digital initiatives while continuing his role as Executive Vice President of Engineered Bar Products.
In his new role, Kirk will assume responsibility for RLI's Commercial Surety product strategy and underwriting operations.
In this new role, Hand will continue to oversee Store Operations, Real Estate and Store Design/Construction, as well as assume responsibility for Marketing, Strategy and E-Commerce.
ALTANA has also announced that in January, Christoph Schlunken will assume responsibility for innovation management.
Summary: European Union Ambassador to Lebanon Angelina Eichhorst encouraged the Justice Ministry Friday to assume responsibility for management in Roumieh Prison, after a visit to the notorious facility.
Christian Fischer, president, Advanced Materials & Systems Research, will assume responsibility for the Performance Chemicals division effective January 1, 2015.
Bulgarian PM Plamen Oresharski must assume responsibility for all imminent freezes and other problems with EU funds absorption, according to former EU Funds Minister Tomislav Donchev.
David Sehrt, senior vice president and COO, will assume responsibility for the barge maintenance and facilities teams, as well as continue his responsibility for Ingram's Vessel Engineering function.
Wilson will retain his responsibilities for the Iron Ore business; Beaven's role as president, copper, will include all of his current responsibilities for the assets under the former Base Metals business; Valle, formerly president, energy coal, will assume responsibility for the whole of BHP Billiton's coal assets with the consolidation of the metallurgical and energy coal businesses; Malchuk, formerly president, minerals exploration, will assume responsibility for the assets that form part of the aluminum, manganese and nickel businesses; Cutt, currently president, diamonds and specialty products will re-join the petroleum business as president following Yeager's retirement.
Mirce Jovanovski writes for Utrinski Vesnik that many questions still have no answer in connection to the fire in the main building of "Macedonian Postal Service" and the most important is whether and who is to assume responsibility for the event.