In the state Duma held a meeting of the Serbian-Russian inter-parliamentary Commission

© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva in photobacteria of the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Archival photoIn the state Duma held a meeting of the Serbian-Russian inter-parliamentary Commission© RIA Novosti / Grigory to Sysoeva the image Bank

The third meeting of the Russian-Serbian intergovernmental Commission will be held in the state Duma on Tuesday with the participation of the speaker of the lower house of Parliament, Vyacheslav Volodin and the Chairman of the national Assembly (Parliament) of Serbia maja gojkovic.

As told journalists the head of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Leonid Slutsky, in the framework of the agenda it is planned to discuss the development of inter-parliamentary cooperation, the situation in Europe and the Balkans, as well as cooperation in international organizations such as the inter-parliamentary Union, parliamentary Assembly OSCE and parliamentary Assembly of the CSTO.

Slutsky added that before the meeting of the Commission gojkovic intends to speak at the plenary session of the state Duma. «This is the fourth speech of a foreign speaker from the rostrum of the Russian Parliament during the seventh convocation», — said Slutsky.

The politician also called Serbia’s «traditional partner of Russia».

«We have a close cooperation in all areas, including in the plane of parliamentary diplomacy. Contacts are regular and fruitful. Ms. gojkovic we recently had the honor to meet on the sidelines of the third meeting of speakers of parliaments of Eurasia», — said Mr. Slutsky.

On Tuesday the state Duma will hold talks Volodin and gojkovic.