Thick and Kosachev has invited the PACE President in Moscow

CC BY-SA 3.0 / Niccolò Caranti / Michele Nicoletti ad un incontro a Trento presso la Sala della Rosa RegioneМикеле Nicoletti. Archival photoThick and Kosachev has invited the PACE President in MoscowCC BY-SA 3.0 / Niccolò Caranti / Michele Nicoletti ad un incontro a Trento presso la Sala Rosa della Regione

Moscow is interested in dialogue with the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe continued, was extended an invitation to the presidential Committee of PACE to visit Russia, told RIA Novosti Vice-speaker of the state Duma Pyotr Tolstoy.

Tolstoy and the head of the international Federation Council Committee Konstantin Kosachev arrived in Strasbourg to participate in the meeting of the working group on the harmonization of the organs of the Council of Europe and PACE.

«In addition to congratulations on his election, we have extended an invitation to the presidential Committee of the PACE to come for consultations to Moscow, and to participate in the inter-parliamentary forum, which in early June will be held at the State Duma,» — said Tolstoy, commenting on the results of the meeting with the new head of the PACE Michele Nicoletti.

Answering the question about when can take place such visit, he pointed out that the invitation sent, «they will think, and we are going to finalize, let’s see if it happens.»

«We are keen that the dialogue continued with the PACE, and are also in Moscow a platform to organize,» he added.

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