Vyacheslav Volodin

State Duma opens autumn session

The State Duma opened its autumn session today, 414 of 450 deputies registered in the plenary session hall. The first plenary session was opened by State Duma Chairman Vyacheslav Volodin. He said that the priority of work of the …

 Will Medvedev become president again?

Ahead of presidential elections scheduled for March next year, Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov and opposition firebrand Alexei Navalny are among President Vladimir …

Russia cuts its contribution to PACE by €11 mln

Russia has cut its contribution to the Council of Europe donated to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) by one third or 11 million euros, Russia's State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said. …

Vyacheslav Volodin left for Yerevan

Russia's parliamentary delegation led by the State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin will pay a one-day official visit to Yerevan today. During the visit, the meetings will be held with the Armenian President …

Nazarbayev and Volodin to hold meeting in Astana

The speaker of the Russian State Duma, Vyacheslav Volodin, will hold a meeting with the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev today during Volodin's official visit to Astana, the State Duma press service …

 Volodin comments on Ulyukayev's detention

Russia's State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said on Tuesday that the detention of the Russian Minister of Economic Development Alexei Ulyukayev shows that there are "no untouchables" in …