Leonid Slutskiy mentioned the number of foreign parliamentarians to take part in the Forum ”Development of Parliamentarism“

The Chairman of the Committee on International Affairs said that 140 parliamentarians from 60 states have applied to participate in the International Forum "Development of Parliamentarism", which will be held in Moscow in the end of June
2nd International Forum ”Development of Parliamentarism“

“There are already about 300 applications, about 140 of them are parliamentarians from 60 countries,” said Leonid Slutskiy Slutskiy Leonid Eduardoviсh Slutskiy
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He also noted that the Forum, which will be held in Moscow for the third time, is becoming the key event “of international activities of the State Duma, which, in turn, is the parliamentary projection of the foreign policy agenda of Russian President Vladimir Putin.“

“The number of participants of the Forum is exceeded only by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, and that means that Moscow is turning to one of the capitals of world parliamentarism,”added Leonid Slutskiy.

The third International Forum ”Development of Parliamentarism“ is expected to be held on June 28 — July 1 in the Pillar Hall of the House of the Unions in Moscow.