Monday, 16 December 2019, 08:20:55 — Baku (UTC+4)
Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic Speaking Countries

Meeting of the Commission on Legal Affairs and International Relations held in Baku

On 31 October 2018, the Sixth Meeting of the TURKPA Commission on Legal Affairs and International Relations hosted by the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan was held in Baku and attended by the parliamentarians and experts from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey. The main item of the meeting’s agenda was "Developing a joint Position on the Anti-Terrorism Legislation of the Member States of TURKPA".

The meeting was chaired by Mr. İsmet Uçma, Chairman of the TURKPA Commission on Legal Affairs and International Relations and member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey. Emphasizing the need for participation in international treaties on combating terrorism, the participants exchanged views on cooperation in the fight against terrorism and conducted discussions on mutual legal assistance on the matter.

The Commission approved report and recommendations on the matter to be submitted to the Eighth Plenary Session of TURKPA that will take place on 20-21 November 2018 in Turkey. The meeting agenda included also taking up a new Financial Regulations of the Secretariat and Regulations on Medals for Merit and Medal Certificates.