Organization of Islamic Cooperation

OIC calls urgent ministerial summit

OIC calls urgent ministerial summit

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has called an emergency ministerial meeting on Sunday to discuss the Israeli attacks on Palestinian territories, Anadolu Agency reports. “The OIC will hold, at the request of Saudi …

OIC congratulates Azerbaijan on Republic Day

OIC congratulates Azerbaijan on Republic Day

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen has congratulated Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on occasion of the Republic Day. Al-Othaimeen …

Gabala to be Islamic Tourism Capital in 2020

Gabala to be Islamic Tourism Capital in 2020

Azerbaijan's Gabala was selected the Tourism Capital of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the OIC said on its Twitter page. Following the 10th Islamic ministerial conference on tourism held today, Dacca (Bangladesh) …

 OIC welcomes UN General Assembly’s resolution on Jerusalem

OIC welcomes UN General Assembly’s resolution on Jerusalem

Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) welcomed the decision of the UN General Assembly on Jerusalem, the organization said in a message today. The OIC noted that the vote in the UN General Assembly on Jerusalem was historic and once …

OIC declares East Jerusalem capital of Palestine

OIC declares East Jerusalem capital of Palestine

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) declared East Jerusalem the capital of Palestine "under occupation" and urged the U.S. to withdraw from the peace process and back down from its Jerusalem decision in a statement issued …

Erdogan tells Muslim summit Jerusalem is capital of Palestine

Erdogan tells Muslim summit Jerusalem is capital of Palestine

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called on world powers to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine on Wednesday and said the United States should reverse a decision recognizing the city as Israel’s capital, …

Middle East negotiates position on Jerusalem

Middle East negotiates position on Jerusalem

The extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) started in Istanbul today with a meeting at the level of foreign ministers in preparation for the summit at the leadership level that is expected to convene later in …

 Rouhani to attend OIC meeting on Jerusalem in Istanbul

Rouhani to attend OIC meeting on Jerusalem in Istanbul

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit Istanbul on December 12 to attend an emergency summit of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Jerusalem, the presidential office’s director for …

OIC Secretary General arrives in Baku today

OIC Secretary General arrives in Baku today

Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Yusuf bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen, will pay an official two-day visit to Azerbaijan on May 2, the OIC said in a message. During the visit, the OIC …

 OIC elects new secretary-general

OIC elects new secretary-general

Former Saudi Minister of Social Affairs Yusuf Bin Ahmed al-Othaimeen was elected the new Secretary-general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation during an emergency meeting held in Mecca. Dr …

Nazarbayev: OIC members must unite to ensure food security

Nazarbayev: OIC members must unite to ensure food security

Astana is hosting the inaugural session of the General Assembly of the Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS) in parallel to the 7th Conference on Food Security and Agricultural Development in OIC Member States on April 26-28, Sputnik …