The Committee of the Federation Council discussed the appointment of new ambassadors, said a source

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova in photobacteria of the Federation Council of the Russian Federation. Archival photoThe Committee of the Federation Council discussed the appointment of new ambassadors, said a source© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Fedorenkova the image Bank

The international Committee of the Federation Council discussed the appointment of new ambassadors of Russia to Argentina, Moldova and Azerbaijan, reported RIA Novosti a source in the Parliament.

Senators discussed the staffing issues, the situation in Syria and the detention of Russian sailors in the Ukraine.

Previously the state Duma Committee on CIS Affairs, Eurasian integration and relations with compatriots supported the appointment of Oleg Vasnetsov and Mikhail Bocharnikov ambassadors in Moldova and Azerbaijan, respectively, said RIA Novosti first Deputy head of Committee Konstantin Zatulin.

The state Duma Committee on international Affairs has agreed to the appointment of the Deputy head of the Department of new challenges and threats of the Russian foreign Ministry Dmitry Feoktistov Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Argentina.

Future appointees also attended the meeting of the Committee.

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