GCC-US JOINT WORKSHOP ON LEGAL FRAMEWORKS FOR APPLYING CLASSIFICATIONS RELATED TO TERRORIST GROUPS CONCLUDES IN RIYADH

Riyadh, – A joint workshop between the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the US concluded here today to explore the legal framework and process necessary to apply classifications related to terrorist groups.

The workshop was attended by representatives from the GCC ministries of foreign affairs, interior, justice and finance, as well as central banks and their counterparts from relevant US departments, reported Saudi Press Agency SPA.

Abdulaziz Hamad Aluwaisheq, GCC assistant secretary-general for political affairs and negotiations, said the two-day workshop came within the framework of prior operations and joint work carried out between the GCC and the US to combat terrorism.(QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency