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Iran lawmaker elected as IPU forum board member

Tehran, Iranian female member of Majlis (Parliament) was elected as a member of the presiding board of Forum of Women Parliamentarians of the Inter-Parliamentarian Union (IPU) in Geneva, Switzerland.

Fatemeh Hosseini was elected on Sunday afternoon to the position as a representative of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF).

Consisting of eight Majlis members, the Iranian delegation entered Geneva to take part in the event on 14-18 October.

Iranian delegation is to partake in the Committee on Peace and International Security, Committee on Democracy and Human Rights, Committee on Sustainable Development, Finance and Trade, Committee on United Nations Affairs, Forum of Women Parliamentarians, Forum of Young Parliamentarians, and specialized panels.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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