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Kuwait delegates advocate for Gulf identity in GCC meet

Latest News Kuwait City 10 Nov 23
Kuwait delegates advocate for Gulf identity in GCC meet
Kuwaiti delegates advocate for Gulf identity, cybersecurity
Event Location
Kuwait, Kuwait
Kuwait City
Start Time
10 November 2023, 12:00 AM
End Time
31 December 2023, 12:00 AM

Members of the Kuwaiti parliamentary delegation to the 17th Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Parliaments Assembly MPs Muhammad Al-Mahan and Fahd bin Jame’e represented the country in the 16th meeting of the Foreign Relations Coordinative Committee.

Al-Mahan, who serves as Secretary of the Inter-Parliamentary Group, stressed the need for such meetings in order to consolidate positions on common issues in international forums. He disclosed that the committee discussed a number of common Gulf issues, which reflect the unity of GCC countries On the other hand, Jame’e – a member of the Executive Committee in the Inter-Parliamentary Group – confirmed that they reached an agreement on some common issues; such as developing the Gulf identity and strengthening cybersecurity.

Kuwait’s delegation is headed by National Assembly Speaker Ahmed Al-Saadoun and it consists of Inter-Parliamentary Group Undersecretary MP Hamad Al-Matar, Secretary MP Muhammad Al-Mahan, Treasurer MP Hamad Al-Obaid and members MPs Dawoud Maarefi, Falah Bin Jame’e and Shuaib Shaaban. In a relevant development, Kuwaiti Ambassador to Qatar Khalid Badr Al-Mutairi hosted a dinner in honor of Al- Saadoun, and the Inter-Parliamentary Group and Arab Parliament delegations.

Al-Mahan said the Foreign Relations Coordinative Committee presented a report, including recommendations that will be referred to the GCC Assembly scheduled for Tuesday with the speakers of GCC parliaments and consultative councils in attendance.

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