President of Algeria’S Council of the Nation Abdelkader Bensalah (retranslated): Mr President, please allow me to express my gratitude to you. It is a pleasure to be meeting with you. Your visit is considered a very important one, and it will allow the relations between our two nations to develop further. Welcome.
President of Russia Dmitry Medvedev: Mr President of the Council of the Nation, I am happy for this opportunity to meet with you and fully agree with your assessment of this visit. It is indeed a very important element in our friendly relations, and these are important meetings. I know that you have visited Moscow several times and know our nation. Inter-parliamentary ties are a very significant element in our friendly relations. We are ready to develop them. I would like to once again thank you for the positive atmosphere that was created during our visit.