In Moscow, member of the Slovak Parliament Lubomir Petrak, and the Chairman of the Interparliamentary Commission on Cooperation between the Russian Federation and the National Assembly of Slovakia Vyacheslav Timenek stressed the importance of the evolution of bilateral interregional relations and the development of joint projects. It was noted that regardless of the European and transatlantic orientation of Slovakia’s foreign policy, it is in Slovakia’s interest to maintain the scope of cooperation with Russia. According to Petrak, such a discussion helps to preserve peace. Learn more in our Slovakia news digest of the week 17-22.12.2018. Material is available in the Ukrainian language.