The Chairman of the State
Duma Vyacheslav Volodin
Vyacheslav Victorovich The Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation of the eighth convocation. Elected in single mandate constituency № 163 (Saratov constituency - Saratov Oblast) had a telephone conversation with the Speaker of the Knesset of the State of Israel Mickey Levy.
Issues related to enhancement of Russia-Israel inter-parliamentary cooperation were discussed during the telephone conversation. Vyacheslav Volodin noted development of cooperation between parliaments of Russia and Israel. “Inter-parliamentary dialogue is important to us. Russia-Israel relations are built on strong foundations, as we are linked by deep cultural and historical ties,” said the Chairman of the State Duma.
“Russia and Israel support preservation of historical memory, prevention of revision of the results of World War II and attempts to glorify Fascism. We honor the memory of the victims of the Holocaust,” said the Chairman of the State Duma.
Vyacheslav Volodin and Mickey Levy agreed that the Chairman of the State Duma would pay an official visit to Israel when the pandemic situation got better.
Vyacheslav Volodin also invited Mickey Levy to pay a visit to Russia.