| Anchor: The leader of the YABLOKO party Grigory
Yavlinsky called for an increase in state ecological controls
and also advocated Russia's signing of international agreements
in ecology. In particular, in autumn 2003 YABLOKO is going to submit
to the State Duma the Kyoto Protocol for ratification.
Grigory Yavlinsky, leader of the YABLOKO party: YABLOKO undertakes
to prepare all the necessary documents for ratification of the
Kyoto Protocol by the State Duma. Consequently YABLOKO thinks
it is necessary to take a step towards practical implementation
of the key provisions adopted by the State Council which represent
the national interests of Russia.
for Environmental Safety of Russia