2003 News Story

Shura Council joins Inter-Parliamentary Union

The Consultative Council (Majlis Al-Shura) today won full membership in the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) by unanimous vote of the federation's members in its 108th session currently under way in the capital of Chile, Santiago. Shura Council Chairman Shaikh Dr. Salih bin Abdullah bin Homaid expressed delight at this achievement, and extended thanks to the Saudi leadership and all countries that supported the accession.