On the whole, the multilateral consultations, the interlocutor said, were held in a quiet and business atmosphere and were effective. Bilateral consultations were also held with the delegations of Mexico, Switzerland and the European Union, in the course of which specific questions pertaining to law enforcement proceedings in Russia and of interest for the partners were discussed.
According to the interlocutor, the Russian side, basing itself on the results of the consultations held and the latest changes in the Russian legislation, is going any time soon to prepare corresponding amendments to the second variant of the final report of the WTO working group. He also pointed out that apart from conducting consultations, the Russian experts took part in the sessions of the WTO working bodies devoted to intellectual property and held within the framework of a new round of international trade negotiations.
The head of the Voronezh region, Alexander Gusev, confirmed the death of Major General Vladimir Zavadsky.