On 22 October 2014 Ambassador Vladimir Chizhov, Russian Permanent Representative to the EU, addressed a meeting of the European Parliament’s Delegation to the Russia-EU Parliamentary Cooperation Committee. The Ambassador congratulated Members of the Delegation on the start of its activities at the European Parliament of the 8th convocation and expressed readiness for further constructive interaction with MEPs.
An interested exchange of views on various aspects of Russia-EU relations, including prospects of inter-parliamentary dialogue, took place. Ambassador Chizhov answered questions posed by Members of the European Parliament.
Mr. Vincent Degert, Head of the Russia Unit of the European External Action Service, took part in the debate.