PACE President Pedro Agramunt will visit St. Petersburg in late March to attend a meeting of the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly. It was reported by "RIA News" with reference to the Agramunt’s statement.
"With regard to the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, I have officially accepted the invitation," Agramunt told reporters.
Also, the publication noted that PACE President is going to discuss the issue with the Russian delegation in the Assembly.
It is noted that the Assembly will be held in St. Petersburg on March 27-28.
The winter plenary session of the PACE begins in Strasbourg today; it will last until January 27. Functioning of democratic institutions in Ukraine is considered to be the main topic on the agenda.