Syria's PA Speaker in Baghdad to Take Part in Conference of Parliaments of Iraq’s Neighboring Countries

BAGHDAD-Syria will participate in the conference of the parliaments of Iraq’s neighboring countries scheduled to kick off in Baghdad on Saturday.

A delegation from the People’s Assembly, headed by Speaker of People’s Assembly Hammouda Sabbagh will attend the conference.

Upon arrival at Baghdad International Airport on Thursday, Sabbagh and the accompanying delegation were received by Speaker of Iraq’s Council of Representatives, Mohammad al-Halbousi, his deputy Hassan al-Kaabi, and a number of members of Parliament, SANA reported.

The Iraqi Council of Representatives announced that it had finished all logistic preparations to host the conference.

 "The General Secretariat of the Council has completed all preparations for the convening of the conference, which includes the six neighboring countries namely Syria, Turkey, Jordan and Saudi Arabia as well as the Republic of Iraq,’ Secretary General of the Council Salah Al-Humiri said.