IPU Concludes Its Work in Serbia with Participation of Shura Council Delegation
Oct. 24, 2019
The 141st General Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) concluded here yesterday its work with the participation of the Shura Council delegation headed by Shura Council Speaker Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Ibrahim Al-Sheikh. In a statement, the IPU affirmed its commitment to peace, stressing that international law is the basis for an international order based on solidarity and cooperation. In its statement, the Inter-Parliamentary Union pledged to support regional cooperation that would help to improve the international law system and allow for the full implementation of its common obligations. The statement stressed the commitment of the members of the Inter-Parliamentary Union to fulfill their obligations in support of disarmament and non-proliferation, to ensure the elimination of weapons of mass destruction, and to support international efforts aimed at the progressive elimination of nuclear weapons. It is noteworthy that the Shura Council is a member of several regional, continental and international parliamentary unions.