The Chairman of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev
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MOSCOW, August 22. /TASS/. The head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev called “meaningless and futile” statement of the Ministers of justice of Latvia and Estonia, concerning demands compensation from Russia for the period of “Soviet occupation”.
The Minister of justice of Estonia Urmas Reinsalu and his Latvian counterpart Dzintars rasnačs plan to review the requirement of compensation for the period of “Soviet occupation”, said Tuesday the press service of the Ministry of justice of Estonia. The Ministers also expressed their willingness to resolve the issue of compensation in international law at the UN level.