Select Page

Turkish Parliament to Begin 2nd Legislative Session

Turkish Parliament to Begin 2nd Legislative Session

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will address the full parliament on Monday.

A speech Monday by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will usher in the second legislative session of the Turkish parliament’s 27th term.

The General Assembly will convene at 2.00 pm local time (11:00GMT) under the gavel of Parliament Speaker Binali Yildirim.

Later, Erdogan will deliver an opening speech to the assembly.

On Tuesday, political parties’ parliamentary group meetings are scheduled to be held.

On Oct. 3 and 4, the general assembly is scheduled to debate a motion to extend the government’s authority to launch cross-border military operations in Iraq and Syria for one more year.

A motion for Turkey’s contributions to UN missions in Mali and the Central African Republic is also set for debate.

 

Originally published at: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/politics/turkish-parliament-to-begin-2nd-legislative-session/1268801

About The Author

Sigma Selected

Sigma Selected are independent of the news-gathering side of our organization.

More in Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey
Turkey Germany ‘Differ on Views on Terrorism
Turkey, Germany ‘Differ on Views on Terrorism

Germany and Turkey can overcome a period of ups and downs in bilateral relations during the term in 2019. Both countries will take...

Close