Isolation of Russia is not felt in international politics and inter-parliamentary ties, said the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko.
"Despite the spread about us" horror stories ", nor in international politics or in inter-parliamentary relations of exclusion is not felt, " - said Matvienko, announced on the first day of the week.
in her vision, foreign partners attracts confident position of Russia consistently pursued foreign policy based on respect for international law, respect for the sovereignty and identity of each country and its people, on the right of peoples to decide their destiny on their own, without outside interference.
Matviyenko stressed that Russia will do its utmost to restore dialogue with our Western partners." Difficulties in communication can be overcome. We are not afraid of them ", - said the head of the Federation Council.
at the end of July 2014, the EU and the US said the penalties against entire sectors of Russia's economy due to the deterioration of relations between Russia and the West on the background of the conflict in Ukraine.