On May 18, the International Affairs Committee recommended the State Duma to denounce the Open Skies Treaty (bill # 1168313-7 ). Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergey Ryabkov took part in the meeting. The issue was included in the agenda of the plenary session of the lower chamber on May 19.
The Committee also recommended ratifying the Protocol amending the Convention on Crimes and Certain Other Acts on Board Aircraft (bill # 1153919-7 < / a>), as well as to adopt in the second reading amendments to the Consular Charter of the Russian Federation (bill # 938508-7 ). Both issues were proposed to be submitted to the State Duma on May 25.