In Germany reacted positively to the news about the possible return of the Russian Federation in PACE. The head of German diplomacy Heiko Maas commented on the resolution that will allow the Russian delegation to do it, reports “Russian conversation”.
Earlier, Senator Andrey Epishin has told how in the hall PACE reacted to the representatives of Russia.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany supported the decision of the PACE, noting that Russia belongs to the Council of Europe with all the rights and responsibilities. Maas called the resolution adopted by way of a compromise on the question of membership of the Russian delegation. He stressed that the news is good for civil society in Russia.
Recall that Pavlo Klimkin said that Ukraine will withdraw its Ambassador from the CE after these events. In response Maria Zakharova poignantly spoke about the decision of Kiev.