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KIEV, February 20 (Itar-Tass) — Intellectual property issues will be in the focus of two sessions of the Russian-Ukrainian inter-parliamentary commission in 2012, Ukrainian speaker Vladimir Litvin said.
The sessions will gather in Voronezh and Dnepropetrovsk. Their date have not specified yet, Litvin told journalists on Monday.
At the same time, he said, “The sessions will take place before parliamentary elections in Ukraine in 2012.”
In his words, “the sessions will focus on cooperation in the intellectual field, in particular in rocket and missile engineering as well as aircraft-building.”