Western Sahara: Lower House MPs at General Assembly Fourth Committee meeting

Algiers, October 3, 2016 (SPS) - People's National Assembly (lower house of Parliament) will take part in the meeting of the UN General Assembly's Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) on Western Sahara, to be held in New York early October, the lower house said Sunday in a statement.

The representatives of the People's National Assembly in New York will make an address before the committee about "the necessity for the international community to assume responsibility towards the Saharawi people, who should exert their right to self-determination, according to the UN resolutions.

The Algerian delegation is made up of deputy chairman of the lower house, Salim Chennoufi, the head of the Parliamentary group for Algeria-Western Sahara friendship and fraternity, Bounab Saida Ibrahim, and MPs Ilyes Saadi and Djamel Madhi. (SPS)