The state Duma creates the group on inter-parliamentary cooperation

Госдума создает группу по межпарламентскому взаимодействию

The state Duma has adopted a draft resolution on the formation of a parliamentary group to maintain contacts with parliaments of other States.

“To form part of the Interparliamentary group of the Russian Federation to ensure the participation of deputies of the State Duma in the inter-Parliamentary Union and the maintenance of inter-parliamentary contacts within the parliamentary groups for relations with parliaments of other States”, — stated in the text of the resolution.

According to the document, co-chair of the group will be the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, the Deputy Chairman – the Deputy of the state Duma from “United Russia” Sergei Zheleznyak.