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G8: Great countries, big questions

Konstantin Kosachev, the Head of the State Duma International Affairs Committee, Chairman, Russian Delegation to PACE

1962 - Born in Moscow Region
1984 - Graduates, Moscow State Institute of International Relations
1984 - Deputy Director, Foreign Ministry of the USSR
1998 - International Affairs Council, Russian Prime Minister
1999 - Deputy Head, Secretariat of Chairman of the Government
1999 - State Duma Deputy
2001 - First Vice Chairman, Fatherland All Russia party, State Duma
2003 - Chairman, State Duma Foreign Affairs Committee   
2004 - Chairman of Russian Delegation to PACE
2005 - Elected Vice President, PACE

G8 host Japan is holding the annual leaders’ summit at the hot springs resort in Hokkaido, Japan's northern island. Traditionally, the country that presides over the club formulates the agenda. What bothers Japan the most? Some analysts say that it is not the official agenda. The guest to tell us more is the Chairman of the State Duma International Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev.