12 April 2017 - PUIC Desk
PUIC delegations participating in the 136nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), held their meeting in Harmony Hall, on the ground floor of the BICC, venue of the 136th IPU Assembly (Dhaka, People's Republic of Bangladesh), on Saturday 1st April 2017 at 11:00.
The meeting was chaired by H.E. Mr. Atef Tarawneh, Speaker of the House of Representatives of Jordan and the participation of a large number of delegates PUIC Member Parliaments.
After a brief speech delivered by H.E. the PUIC Secretary General Prof. Mahmud Erol KILIC, the meeting discussed the Agenda Items, including “Adopting a unified position Proposed by Palestine, (on behalf of the Arab Group) on the Emergency Agenda Items of the 136nd Assembly Meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union titled: Israeli settlements in the occupied State of Palestine: the role of parliaments in addressing a situation which is illegal and harmful to a two-State solution.”