APA Standing Committee meeting on political affairs holds in Isfahan

The standing committee on political affairs of Asian Parliamentary Assembly was held on Wednesday June 26 in Isfahan Province of Iran with 17 delegates of the Parliaments of Asian countries in attendance.

Iran (IMNA) - This is for the second time that the Iran's Islamic Parliament held the meeting of Standing Committee in Iran. The first Standing Committee Meeting on Political Affairs was held in Tehran in 2010. Regional and international political issues were discussed during the meeting.

Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) is the largest Inter-Asian forum of Parliaments. It was established in the year 2006 when the Association of Asian Parliaments for Peace (AAPP) was converted into Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) in Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran.

The objectives of APA include promoting freedom, social justice, peace, sharing knowledge, exploiting human and natural resources for mutual benefit, and eventually working on integration of Asian States.

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