The Parliamentary Commission to provide assistance to Russia’s delegation at BTWC Review Conference and propose to include its members in the delegation

Co-Chair of the Parliamentary Commission on Investigation into Activities of the US Biological Laboratories in Ukraine Irina Yarovaya stressed that the 9th Review Conference of the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention “is an important international format”
Meeting of the Parliamentary Commission on Investigation into Activities of Biological Laboratories in Ukraine

Following the meeting of the Commission held at the State Duma, the Co-Chair of the Commission, the Deputy Chairwoman of the State Duma Irina Yarovaya Yarovaya Irina Anatolievna Yarovaya
Irina Anatolievna
emphasized that the United States of America “is colonizing the world and wants to create laboratories to use them to collect the most dangerous viruses and pathogens around the world.”

“We agreed that we will provide all necessary assistance to our delegation in the preparation of the 9th BTWC Review Conference. This is the most important international format. Moreover, we have discussed and, probably, we will implement our plan: we will propose to include our representatives of the Parliamentary Investigation Commission in the official delegation that will take part in the 9th Review Conference,” said Irina Yarovaya.

According to her, members of the Commission are convinced that illegal biological activity is one of the most alarming areas in the system of global security measures.

“We are interested in developing, together with other countries, serious control measures aimed at ensuring that no biological research is used for military purposes,” stressed Irina Yarovaya.

The creation of the Parliamentary Commission of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on investigation into the circumstances related to the creation of biological laboratories by the US specialists on the territory of Ukraine was initiated by the State Duma. The need to investigate the activities of the US biological laboratories has repeatedly been emphasized by the Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin Volodin Vyacheslav Victorovich 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)

The Commission consists of 14 members of the State Duma and 14 senators. Deputy Chairwoman of the State Duma Irina Yarovaya and Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council Konstantin Kosachev are the Co-Chairs of the Commission.