Leonid Slutsky

Slutsky designated as interim leader of LDPR faction

Slutsky designated as interim leader of LDPR faction

Head of the Russian State Duma Committee on Foreign Affairs Leonid Slutsky will be an interim leader of the Liberal Democratic Party of Russia (LDPR) faction, a source in the party said on Wednesday. "By the faction’s …

Russia and Ukraine sum up third round of talks results

Russia and Ukraine sum up third round of talks results

A third round of talks between Russia and Ukraine in Belovezhskaya Pushcha has ended, the Russian Embassy in Minsk wrote on its Telegram channel. "A third round of Russian-Ukrainian negotiations in Belarus has ended," the …

MPs started flying to Iran

MPs started flying to Iran

According to the Russian Embassy in Iran, the head of the State Duma Committee on International Affairs Leonid Slutsky paid a visit to Tehran. The embassy drew attention to the fact that Slutsky became the first Russian deputy to visit …

UN supports lifting anti-Russia sanctions

UN supports lifting anti-Russia sanctions

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres supported the appeal of the head of the State Duma Committee on International Affairs Leonid Slutsky to politicians in the EU, the U.S. and parliamentary organizations about …

Germany will take care of Nord Stream 2, Slutsky says

Germany will take care of Nord Stream 2, Slutsky says

Berlin will not allow US sanctions to harm the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, the head of the State Duma’s international affairs committee, Leonid Slutsky said. He stressed that Washington’s actions harm European …

Slutsky: Russia's return to G8 is not an end in itself

Slutsky: Russia's return to G8 is not an end in itself

Chairman of the Russian State Duma (lower house) Foreign Affairs Committee Leonid Slutsky said that Russia’s return to the G8 is not an end in itself. "We are not rejecting any kind of formats, but …

PACE votes for Russia's return

PACE votes for Russia's return

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has voted today to welcome Russia back into PACE. The Russian delegation led by State Duma's Deputy Speaker Pyotr Tolstoy has arrived in Strasbourg to take part in …