“I had indeed
received an invitation [to the Conference of Presidents of PACE Parliaments].
It’s not difficult to go there, but what will be the position of the Russian
parliament? Will all political factions support it? Is this the opinion of all members
of the State Duma, or just the Chairman’s? This is extremely important,” said Viacheslav
Viaсheslav Viktoroviсh The Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the seventh convocation. He was elected as part of the federal list of candidates proposed by the All-Russian political party “United Russia” .
He noted that the decision will be taken at one of the next meetings of the Council of the State Duma and will be elaborated together with representatives of all factions of the State Duma.
The Conference of Presidents of Parliaments of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe will be held in Strasbourg.