Wednesday, June 23

Politics

Saudi-Hungarian Parliamentary Friendship Committee Meets with Hungarian Ambassador

Politics
Riyadh, The Saudi-Hungarian Parliamentary Friendship Committee of the Shura Council, chaired by the member of the Shura Council and Chairman of the Committee Saleh bin Manea Al-Khelaiwi, held a meeting today with Ambassador of the Republic of Hungary to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Balazs Selmeci.Chairman of the Committee stressed the importance of strengthening the bilateral relations between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Republic of Hungary in various political, economic and investment fields, praising the progress of the relations at the parliamentary level between the Hungarian Parliament and the Shura Council, and its impact on the development of the joint bilateral cooperation between the two countries at all levels.For his part, the Hungarian Ambassador praised the leaps and pr...

Syrian-Cuban Friendship Committee discusses parliamentary ties with Cuban Ambassador

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Damascus, the Syrian –Cuban Friendship committee at the people’s Assembly discussed on Tuesday with Ambassador of Republic of Cuba in Damascus, Miguel Porto Barga , means of enhancing and developing parliamentary relations between two countries .The Ambassador of Cuba affirmed that presidential election and the winning of Dr. Bashar al-Assad dealt a blow to the US and its allies, appreciating the great sacrifices offered by the Syrian Arab Army in the face of terrorist organizations, without which terrorism would have reached to the Latin American continent.He called for the development of Cuban-Syrian relations at all levels and for continuous coordination at international forums to defend the issues of the two friendly countries and to continue the struggle in the face of global imperia...

Ambassador Khaddour: Syria cooperated with IAEA despite difficulties

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Vienna, Syria’s permanent representative to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Ambassador Hassan Khaddour, said that Syria has cooperated with the international organization and met its legal obligations according to the treaty of comprehensive Safeguards and the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Agreement.“Israel, with all its possessions of nuclear potentials, remained outside the Non-Proliferation Treaty and the Comprehensive Safeguards Agreement, and this represents a grave danger to the Non-Proliferation system… its rejection, as well, of all initiatives to make the Middle East a zone free of Nuclear Weapons poses threat to stability and security of the region,” Ambassador Khaddour added in a speech at IAEA session of Board of Governors in Vienna.The Ambassador added that the con...

Saudi ambassador to Egypt meets with his Japanese counterpart

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Cairo, The ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Arab Republic of Egypt Osama bin Ahmed Nugali met in his office in Cairo today with the ambassador of Japan to Egypt Masaki Noke.During the meeting, bilateral relations between the two friendly countries were discussed, cordial talks exchanged and regional and international issues of concern to the two countries reviewed.Source: Saudi Press Agency

Syria: Claim by US Ambassador to UN to be concerned about Syrians’ humanitarian situation (open political hypocrisy)

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New York, Syria has reiterated its rejection of the attempts to extend the Cross-Border Assistance Mechanism in it, stressing that this mechanism represents a violation of international law and the sanctity of Syrian borders and territories, and a political and humanitarian blackmail.In a press statement, Syria’s permanent delegation to the United Nations on Wednesday deplored the hostile statements made by the Permanent Representative of the United States to the United Nations over the past days, asserting that they are part of an open propaganda campaign led by her country, and its Western allies to renew the mandate of the Cross-Border Assistance Mechanism, pointing out that while Western countries claim to be keen to meet the needs of the Syrians through this mechanism, they threaten ...