The Federation Council announced the visit of the President of the house of councilors of Japan in Russia

© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye in fotosencibilization of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev. Archive photo<img src="/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2018/01/aac9120175ed15ace1025fde951c251c.jpg" alt="The Federation Council announced the visit of the President of the house of councilors of Japan in Russia" />© RIA Novosti / Michael Voskresenskiye the image Bank

The Chairman of the upper house of the Japanese Parliament, Tuiti date plans to visit Russia on a visit after the session of Parliament, said the Chairman of the international Affairs Committee of the Federation Council of Russia Konstantin Kosachev.

«Our delegation was given special attention. He (Tuite date — ed.) met with us twice, in Tokyo after the plenary session, and specifically traveled to Hokkaido in connection with the presence there of the Russian senators. He confirmed his intention to take advantage of the invitation from (the speaker of the Federation Council) Valentina Matviyenko to visit Russia. The invitation was made in 2016, he told us that at the end of the session of Parliament, he will be ready to take advantage of this invitation and arrange a visit to Russia. Have to coordinate schedules, timing, route but that readiness was heard,» — said Kosachev.

The invitation was handed over to the head of the upper house of the Japanese Parliament, Tuiti date Matvienko during her visit to Tokyo at the end of 2016.

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