Knesset speaker Yuli Edelstein on Tuesday, June 27, will go on three-day official visit to Moscow.
On the day of arrival, he will meet with Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko, and then together they will hold a press conference where you answer questions of journalists.
Wednesday, June 28, the Israeli speaker will speak before the Federation Council. The press service of the Knesset notes that his speech Yuli Edelstein will speak in Hebrew and in Russian.
On the last day of his visit, Edelstein will meet with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, Chairman of the State Duma Vyacheslav Volodin, and also with the heads of Jewish communities.
For the guest from Israel will be given a tour of Moscow. Yuli Edelstein, a former «prisoner of Zion», have expressed their desire to visit places which are associated with his youth. He will visit the Choral synagogue; visit the house where he was arrested for his Zionist activities and teaching Hebrew, as well as the courthouse and the Butyrka prison.