The Crimean authorities will be invited to the Peninsula of MEPs

The Crimean authorities will be invited to the Peninsula of MEPs


Representatives of the group of the European Parliament “For a new dialogue with Russia” visited Moscow in early October and took part in the International parliamentary forum. In the near future the authorities of the Crimea intend to send an official invitation to the deputies inviting them to visit the Republic.

MOSCOW, 22 Oct. The Crimean authorities will soon send an official invitation to visit the Peninsula to the members of the parliamentary group of the European Parliament “For a new dialogue with Russia”, said the Deputy of the state Duma, co-Chairman of the friendship group with European Parliament, Ambassador extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Vasiliy Likhachev.

Representatives of the group of the European Parliament “For a new dialogue with Russia” visited Moscow in early October, participated in the International parliamentary forum. With them also met the speaker of the state Duma Sergey Naryshkin. Likhachev earlier reported that representatives of this group expressed a desire to visit the Crimea and possibly other regions of Russia.

“In the near future to the group of the European Parliament “For a new dialogue with Russia” will be sent an official invitation from the leadership of the Parliament of the Republic of Crimea”, — said Likhachev, noting that he had discussed this issue with speaker of the state Council of the Crimea Vladimir Konstantinov.

The Republic of Crimea since joining Russia in 2014 was visited by delegations of the Republic, Eritrea, Turkey, Bulgaria, Japan, France, Italy. In the Crimea with a private visit came from parliamentarians of other countries of Europe.

Read more about news of the Crimea — on crimea.ria.ru>>