28 april / 2017

Delegation of parliamentarians from the Russian regions visited Iceland

On April 25-28, 2017 delegation of parliamentarians, members of the Russian State Duma, city administrations from the Northern and North-Western regions of Russia visited Iceland. Olga N.Epifanova, deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation headed the delegation.

Russian Ambassador Anton V.Vasiliev held briefing for the delegation on the wide range of the Russian-Icelandic relations. The delegation met with speaker of the Altingi (Parliament of Iceland) U.B.Konradsdottir, heads of the Altingi’s committees, representatives of the MFA of Iceland. Great attention was paid to the interregional cooperation and use of geothermal energy in housing and communal services.