Parliament Speaker Al-Ghanim receives British lawmakers

KUWAIT, Jan 31 (KUNA) — Speaker of the National Assembly Marzouq Ali Al-Ghanim received on Sunday the delegation of the British-Kuwaiti membership committee in House of Commons.
During the meeting, Al-Ghanim and the delegation’s head, Philippe Lee, discussed relations between the two countries and means of promoting them in all fields, mainly in the parliamentary sector. The delegation stressed the status of historic relations between the two countries, reaffirming Britain’s commitment to maintaining security of Kuwait and all GCC member states, as well as stability in the region.
The delegation also emphasized that the agreement between the two countries on extradition of those wanted has reached its final phases, to be approved as soon as possible.
The delegation included Chris Leslie, Stephen Phillips, Chris Evans and Kevan Jones.
The meeting was attended by MPs Adel Al-Kharafi, Yousef Al-Zalzalah, Faisal Al-Shaya, Mubarak Al-Herais, Mohammad Al-Jabri, Ahmed Al-Qudaibi, Rakan Al-Nisf and the parliament’s Secretary General Allam Al-Kandari. (end) sss.abd.hm