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The Russian delegation to the parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) intends to return to work only during the voting for the candidacy for the post of Secretary General of the Council of Europe. About it reports “Interfax”.

The head of the Russian delegation to PACE, Peter Tolstoy said that the Russian deputies will come to the session hall of the Assembly on Wednesday, will occur when voting for Secretary General of the Council of Europe only after verifying the credentials of the delegation.

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According to him, the Russian delegation plans to arrive in the first half of the day in PACE because its powers will be confirmed only at the beginning of the second part of the plenary session.

Election of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe on Wednesday will occur during the day by secret ballot.