The Federation Council Committee on International Affairs held an expanded meeting on Russia-US relations.

The Federation Council Cooperation Group met with the Friendship Group of the Chamber of Senators of the Republic of Paraguay.

The Federation Council Speaker hopes that a meaningful discussion will help to develop additional environmental safety measures.

News briefing by members of the Ad Hoc Commission on Protecting State Sovereignty and Preventing Interference in the Domestic Affairs of the Russian Federation.

PACE must provide a platform for joint constructive activities, Valentina Matviyenko pointed out.

The parties discussed the outlook for bilateral relations, including at the parliamentary level.

During the discussion, Vladimir Dzhabarov and Grigory Karasin spoke about the infringement of Russian and Russian-speaking citizens’ rights, as well as the consolidation of a positive unifying agenda across the OSCE landscape, and the rejection of confrontational bloc-based approaches and aggressive rhetoric.

The Federation Council Speaker met with the President of Kyrgyzstan at the Federation Council.

The Interparliamentary Commission on Cooperation between the Federation Council and the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of the Republic of Uzbekistan holds a meeting.

The Federation Council hosted a meeting of the Organising Committee of the 9th Nevsky International Ecological Congress.

Head of the Russian delegation senators commented on the discussion of this matter in PACE.

The Federation Council approved the ratification of the New START Treaty extension.

Senators propose drafting an international convention to regulate the activity of global internet companies.

The upper house of the Russian Parliament issued a respective statement.

The event was held in a videoconference format.

The senator headed the Federation Council delegation to observe the election process in Venezuela. 

Preparations for the Global Conference on Interreligious and Interethnic Dialogue were discussed.

The Interparliamentary Assembly of the CIS Member Nations held a plenary meeting in St Petersburg.

Federation Council Speaker addressed the Commission on Cooperation between the Federation Council and the National Assembly of Tajikistan’s Parliament (Majlisi Milli of the Majlisi Oli).

The Federation Council held a roundtable discussion The Charter of Paris for a New Europe: An anniversary of frustrated hopes.