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A Slovak parliamentary committee supports Taiwan in the International Civil Aviation Organization | Taiwan News

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The European Affairs Committee of the Slovak parliament, the National Council, on Thursday (September 8) adopted a resolution supporting Taiwan’s participation in the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

The resolution expresses the committee’s full support for Taiwan’s meaningful participation in ICAO conferences, related mechanisms and activities, according to CNA. It also affirms the importance and contribution of Taiwan in the technological field and calls on the EU to take into account the proposal of the European Parliament last year and to support Taiwan’s participation in the ICAO and other organizations. international.

The 41st ICAO will take place in Montreal, Canada, on September 27 with the theme “Reconnect the world.”

Taiwan’s representative office in Slovakia said in a press release that the resolution was proposed by Miroslav Ziak, a parliamentarian who visited Taiwan in August and was deeply impressed by the high level of democratic, political and economy of the country. The fact that the resolution was passed unanimously demonstrates the Slovak National Council’s support for Taiwan’s participation in international organizations, the office said.

Li Nan-yang (李南陽), Taiwan’s representative to Slovakia, said the Central European nation is an important friend of Taiwan which upholds the values ​​of democracy and freedom, showing that Taiwan is not alone in the international community, according to CNA.

The European Affairs Committee passed a resolution supporting Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Assembly (WHA) in May, praising Taiwan for its global contributions that demonstrate “the spirit of humanity and the power of good”.