Member of the Liberal Democratic Party Viktor Bout and executive director of the Rossiya Segodnya news agency, member of the Presidential Council for the Development of Civil Society and Human Rights Kirill Vyshinsky were invited to participate in the meeting.
The participants approved the idea of creating a unified support system for citizens who were persecuted in foreign countries. “In recent years, the unhealthy trend of unjustified detention of Russians abroad has only worsened. We need to intensify systematic work in this direction, bring it to the state level,” said Committee Chairman Leonid Slutsky.
They also touched upon the development of prevention measures and a detailed explanation of the response mechanisms in cases of unlawful prosecution of Russians when traveling abroad, especially to unfriendly countries.