Federation Council Speaker summed up the results of her official visit to Algeria.

The Federation Council Speaker heads a Russian parliamentary delegation on an official visit to Algeria.

The Federation Council Deputy Speaker took part in the Congress of the International Russophile Movement.

A Federation Council delegation took part in the 146th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union and related meetings in Bahrein. The 35th session of the Forum of Women Parliamentarians was held as part of the Assembly.

The session focused on expanding cooperation on economics, science, healthcare and social policy between women in Russia and the countries of the Middle East.

The meeting covered prospects for Russian-Syrian relations and opportunities for intensifying interparliamentary ties.

The Dialogue of Women of Russia and Kyrgyzstan for the Future forum is taking place in Moscow.

The senators summed up the results of their participation in the winter session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.

Resumption of the treaty is the prerogative of the President of the Russian Federation.

The delegation includes Rostov Region Governor Vasily Golubev and representatives of scientific and business circles.

The meeting was dedicated to humanitarian cooperation in the Eurasian space.

Members of the Russian Parliament are extremely concerned over expanding US military biological activities in other states.

The Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council met with the Ambassador of Brazil to Russia.

US expert Jeffrey Sachs joined the commission’s deliberations via videoconference.

The lawmakers took part in the Third Counter-Terrorism Coordination Meeting of Parliamentary Assemblies and the Parliamentary Policy Dialogue on Border Security and Cross-Border Cooperation in the Context of Counter-Terrorism.

The Deputy Speaker took part in a meeting of the Organising Committee for the preparation and holding of the second Russia-Africa Summit.

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov and Igor Kirillov, Chief of Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Protection Troops of the Russian Armed Forces, were the main speakers.

Valentina Matvienko emphasised that Russia’s participation is a sign of respect for Brazil and an indication of its willingness to develop relations with Brazil, including in BRICS.

Valentina Matvienko travelled to Brasilia to attend the inauguration of the President of Brazil.

The Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council described Russia’s relations with Qatar as friendly and constructive.