Konstantin Kosachev: The Young Diplomats Forum can become foundation for promoting atmosphere of mutual understanding and trust

03 August 2016

Chairman of the Committee for Foreign Affairs of the Federation Council and member of the Management Board of the Alexander Gorchakov Public Diplomacy Fund Konstantin Kosachev took part in the opening ceremony of the third Young Diplomats Forum in Moscow.


Organizers of the forum are the Council of Young Diplomats under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia with support of the Gorchakov Fund. Young diplomats from Abkhazia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and South Ossetia are talking part in the event.


During his speech, the senator mentioned that the forum was able to become one of the foundations for promoting atmosphere of mutual understanding and trust, press service of the Federation Council informs.


According to the source, the parliamentarian stressed importance of cooperation among representatives of different countries in such format. He discussed issues of international security, a role of “soft power” in politics and other questions.

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