British House of Commons


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Noun1.British House of Commons - the lower house of the British parliament
house - an official assembly having legislative powers; "a bicameral legislature has two houses"
British Parliament - the British legislative body
Member of Parliament, Parliamentarian - an elected member of the British Parliament: a member of the House of Commons
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During a meeting in Jericho with visiting lawmakers of the Conservative Party in the British House of Commons, Erekat said "defeating extremism and terrorism necessarily requires the overthrow of the Israeli occupation, settlements, and the collective [Israeli] punishments]," WAFA reported.
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (NINA) - Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Aram Sheikh Mohammed discussed with a delegation of the British House of Commons the importance of enhancing bilateral cooperation ties.
Spreading over a period of 24 months (2016-2018) and funded by the EU, this project, which took the form of twinning between the House of Representatives and the French National Assembly (senior partner), the British House of Commons (junior partner), as well as other European parliaments (Belgian House of Representatives, German Bundestag and Hellenic Parliament), aims to support parliamentary action and strength the administrative capacity of the House of Representatives
30/December/2017] SANAA, Dec 30 (Saba) -- Parliament speaker Yahya Ali Al-Raey has called on the British house of commons and Labor Party to pressure on the Saudi-led aggression coalition to end its war against the Yemeni people, in a letter seen by Saba.
c] AFP | A Yemeni waves a national flag during a rally celebrating the death of Yemeni ex-president Ali Abdullah Saleh a day after he was killed, in the capital Sanaa on December 5, 2017 Hadi speaks in British parliament over the situation in Yemen Yemeni President Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi met Tuesday with Member of the British House of Commons Keith Vaz who invited Hadi to speak before the British Parliament on the situation in Yemen, Yemeni Saba news agency reported.
2003 -- The State of Kuwait was granted the Golden Award by the British House of Commons for the best environment project in relation to the rehabilitation of Al-Qurain landfill.
15 (BNA): Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received today a delegation of parliamentarians from the British House of Commons, in the presence of Defence Minister Lieutenant General Yussef bin Ahmed Al Jalahma and Bahraini Ambassador to the UK Shaikh Fawaz bin Mohammed Al Khalifa.
The event was attended by a number of British officials, lords and members of British house of commons, members of Arab and foreign diplomatic corps accredited to Britain, businessmen and media representatives in addition to members of the Saudi- British friendship committee.
He urged the British House of Commons to use its influence to persuade the UN and other international forums to bring to an end state sponsored violence and terrorism in IOK and promote a political dialogue.
Addressing a press conference held here on Monday, he urged the British House of Commons to use its influence to persuade the UN and other international forums to bring to an end state sponsored violence and terrorism in IOK and promote a political dialogue.
1992: Betty Boothroyd became the first woman to be elected Speaker of the British House of Commons in its 700-year history.
Liam Fox, Member of the British House of Commons, who has been the Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade since 2016.

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