12/02/2011

UN General Assembly President hails royal initiative to set up the National Commission


Manama, Dec. 2 (BNA)—President of the UN General Assembly's 66th session Nasser Abdulaziz Al Nasr hailed His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa's decision to set up the National Commission in charge of implementing the recommendations included in Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry (BICI) Report.

He also lauded the Bahraini government's commitment to carry out advanced reform policies and achieve national reconciliation. He expressed hope the implementation of BICI Report recommendations would help achieve the Bahraini people's aspirations.
Bahrain Permanent Representative to the UN Jamal Faris Al Ruwaie met with the UN General Assembly President, handed him a copy of BICI Report and briefed him about the main steps ordered by HM the King to carry out the recommendations.