Igor Morozov: Russia and Pakistan have every opportunity to strengthen and build up contacts
November 2, 2018
The Senator held a meeting with the leader of the Awami national party of Pakistan Asfandiyar Wali Khan.
Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on science, education and culture Igor Morozov held a meeting with the leader of the Awami national party of Pakistan Asfandiyar Wali Khan.
The parties discussed topical issues on the international agenda and the main areas of cooperation between Russia and Pakistan.
Igor Morozov spoke about the structure and procedure of formation of the Russian Parliament. The Senator informed the interlocutor about the powers of the Federation Council as the chamber of regions.
Igor Morozov paid special attention to the interaction of Russian and Pakistani parliamentarians at various sites of international organizations. “The prospects for the development of our parliamentary relations are based on the economic, political and social potential of the two countries.”
Russia and Pakistan have every opportunity to further increase contacts, the Senator added.
The meeting was attended by a member of the SF Committee on social policy Tatyana Lebedeva . The Senator touched upon the issues of development of youth parliamentarism in the context of the activities of the Chamber of young legislators under the Council of Federation and the Youth inter-parliamentary Assembly of States-participants of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
In turn, Asfandiyar Wali Khan noted the importance of strengthening bilateral cultural and humanitarian cooperation.