Belarusian Foreign Minister Sergei Martynov hopes that "reason will prevail" and the Belarusian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the "Eastern Partnership" ("Euronest") will be formed only from the Belarusian deputies.
He noted that the fundamental position of Minsk, and described as an important parliamentary cooperation in the framework of the "Eastern Partnership", BelaPAN.
According to the European Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy Stefan Fule, the issue of forming the delegation is in the competence of the European Parliament. Mr Füle said that he supports permanent working contacts with the structure and expressed the hope that a solution will soon be found.
The European Parliament has not recognized democratic elections in House of Representatives and does not agree to invite to participate in the "Euronest" 10 Belarusian MPs. Earlier, representatives of the European Parliament have proposed a compromise version of the official Minsk 5 +5 — equally of representatives of the authorities and the opposition.