Matvienko agreed to visit Syria

Valentina Matvienko

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MOSCOW, April 11. /TASS/. The speaker of the Federation Council is ready to visit Syria to visit. She stated this to journalists after a meeting with the Chairman of the National Council (the unicameral Parliament) of Syria All Khalaf Abbas.

“I accepted the invitation (to visit Syria from Khadii Abbas), through diplomatic channels, coordinate for both parties convenient time”, – said Matvienko.

“I want to thank my colleague, Madam Chairman, for the invitation to visit Syria. Many of my colleagues and parliaments have visited Syria, I accepted the invitation,” she added.