Egypt’s Parliament speaker، Ali Abdel A’al met on Monday his Cypriot and Finnish counterparts on the sidelines of 137th Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union، held in Russian city، St. Petersburg.
They discussed ways to boost bilateral cooperation in various fields.
Noteworthy، The Assembly is the largest international parliamentary event to be organised in Russia، and holds special importance and significance for our country.
The IPU is the oldest existing international parliamentary organization. It was established in 1889 and brings together parliamentarians from 173 countries، as well as 11 inter-parliamentary organizations.
Throughout its history، the IPU has facilitated the development of parliamentarism، the protection of human rights، the establishment of a multinational world، and the preservation of international security. It is one of the world's most authoritative parliamentary organizations.