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Madani welcomes Palestine’s accession to ICJ

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(Jeddah) - The Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, welcomed the decision of the official accession of the State of Palestine to the International Criminal Court (ICC) on 1 April 2015. He…

OIC backs steps supporting legitimacy in Yemen

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(Jeddah) - The Secretary General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, has said that the OIC is following closely and with great concern the latest developments in Yemen. He expressed his support for the step…

OIC and UNHCR agree on plan of cooperation

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(Geneva) - The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR, and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, have agreed on an action plan of cooperation. The agreement was reached at a two-day meeting held in Geneva to discuss…

OIC welcomes Swedish recognition of Palestine

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(Jeddah) - Iyad Ameen Madani, Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), has welcomed the decision of the Kingdom of Sweden to recognize the State of Palestine, considering this as an important step towards enabling…

OIC Secretary-General meets Pope Francis

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(Vatican City) - The Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, has discussed issues of mutual concern with Pope Francis during an audience at Vatican City. This was the first ever meeting between…