Kosachev spoke about the record interest in the inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in fotoreceptor Committee of the Federation Council international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev. Archival photoKosachev spoke about the record interest in the inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The desire to participate in the work of the 137th Assembly of the Interparliamentary Union in St.-Petersburg has expressed its 152 foreign delegations, 91 speaker of foreign parliaments, this is an absolute record, said the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs, Vice-President of the inter-Parliamentary Union Konstantin Kosachev at a press conference in MIA «Russia Today».

The next Assembly of the Interparliamentary Union, which will be held from 14 to 18 October in St. Petersburg, will be the most representative in recent years, told journalists earlier Matvienko.

«As of today, the intention to participate in the work of the Assembly has already expressed the 152 delegations from 173. And this is an absolute record,» — said Kosachev, adding that the desire to participate in the work of the Assembly expressed by the speaker 91 of foreign parliaments.

According to him, prior to this the largest representation of foreign delegations — 147 — it was «in the case of the Geneva session.» All was 1497.

Kosachev added that the registration of the delegations continues and will end on 3 October.

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