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    Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said that the Russian delegation is planning to propose two resolutions at the summer session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Russian delegation is planning to propose two resolutions at the summer session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE PA), one being on strengthening the OSCE's role in countering terrorism, Russian State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin said on Friday.

    "The summer session [of PA OSCE] will take place right in the near future, where our delegation plans to participate and propose two additional resolutions — on strengthening the role of the OSCE in countering terrorism," Volodin said at a meeting with Second President of the National Council of Austria Karlheinz Kopf.

    The 26th Annual Session of PA OSCE will be held in Belarus' capital of Minsk on July 5-9, with around 300 parliamentarians from North America, Europe and Asia expected to take part. The official theme was formulated as "enhancing mutual trust and co-operation for peace and prosperity in the OSCE region."

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