Opposition submits 5-point agenda for Friday's "crime crisis" meeting with Government

The Opposition has agreed to meet with a Government team led by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley on Friday to discuss the country's crime situation.

UNC chairman David Lee has responded in a letter to the Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister Sandra Jones.

The following is the letter:

"Dear Madam,

Dr Suruj Rambachan fires back at AG over statement on Opposition walkout

Opposition member of Parliament, Dr Suruj Rambachan says the statements by Attorney General Faris Al Rawi in relation to the Opposition's walkout of Parliament on Friday, is what he calls PNM contempt.

Dr Rambachan says it is "hollow and disrespectful" is the PNM's "disrespect" for the safety of citizens.

The folllowing is a statement issued by Dr Rambachan: