The Russian delegation will not take part in the plenary PACE session in 2017.
The powers of the Russian delegation to PACE at January session will not be extended, said the head of the Assembly, Pedro Agramunt at a briefing in the state Duma.
“It is possible to say quite openly: powers of the Russian delegation to the end of the month will not be extended,” said Agramunt.
“I would like to be different”, – he added.
The Agramunt said that he intends to continue bilateral contacts with Russia.
In turn the head of Committee of the Russian state Duma on international Affairs Leonid Slutsky said that Russia will not accept participation in plenary sessions of PACE and its committees in 2017.
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