The OSCE remains an important partner for Belarus's on many issues of international agenda. The official Minsk recons on further close cooperation with the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly. This was voiced by Speaker of the Lower house of the Belarusian parliament Vladimir Andreichenko during his meeting with special PA OSCE coordinator for the Eastern Europe Kent Harstedt. Belarus participates actively in the organization. Its contribution into the work of the Parliamentary assembly has been noted, both from the quantitative and qualitative points of view. In particular, the summer session in Minsk was held on a high level.