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On 22 February 2019, the Belarusian parliamentary delegation continued its work at the meeting of the Winter session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly in Vienna (Republic of Austria) taking part in the activities of the Assembly’s final day: the meeting of the General Committee on Political Affairs and Security and the Joint Session of the three General Committees.
At the meeting of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly General Committee on Political Affairs and Security, Andrei Rybak, member of the delegation, in his speech reiterates the readiness of the Belarusian side to fully engage in OSCE efforts with regard to combatting complex transnational threats and challenges. Belarusian parliamentarian emphasized our focus on serious joint work, in particular, in the areas of combating terrorism, drug trafficking, the implementation of the provisions of UN Security Council resolution 1540, and the deactivation of small arms and light weapons.
During the Joint Session of the three General Committees reports of the Chairmen of Special Committees and Special Representatives of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly were heard and discussed.