The head of the Arab Inter-Parliamentary Union the Egyptian Parliament Speaker, Dr. Ali Abdel-Al said that the emergency session of the Arab parliaments' speakers was held on Saturday. The session is held to review the massacres committed against the Palestinian people by the occupation forces
This came at the opening session of the emergency meeting of the Arab parliaments` speakers. It was held in the Egyptian Parliament headquarter on Saturday.
Abdel Aal said that the session was also to discuss the unilateral decision taken by the US administration to transfer its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. He pointed out that it was held in accordance with article 5 of the Arab Parliamentary Union Charter on the extraordinary meeting, saying: "The issue of Palestine will remain the first issue of the Arabs."