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 Russian senators ready for dialogue with Georgia

Russia is interested in restoring good-neighborly, friendly relations with Georgia, and the Federation Council is ready to join this effort, Russian Federation Council chairperson Valentina Matvienko said. Georgian …

Putin: laws must be based on reality

Russian President Vladimir Putin met with members of the Council of Legislators in the Tauride Palace in St. Petersburg. Putin has endorsed the initiative to continue the fight against corruption, but emphasized …

Russia’s Chief Military Prosecutor resigns

Russia’s Chief Military Prosecutor, Sergey Fridinsky, has resigned. This information, previously reported by a source in the Federation Council, was confirmed today by the Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on …

Matvienko: Russia-US relations at very low level

Relations between Russia and the United States are at a very low level, but Russia still hopes for a mutually respectful dialogue on bilateral and international issues, the Russian upper house speaker Valentina Matvienko said, …

Russian senators to visit Syria and Iran

Head of the Russia Federation Council Committee on Defense and Security Viktor Ozerov said that Russian delegation is going to visit Syria in the framework of spring session. "We plan to visit Syria. We …