Mecca - The 14th Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) opened on Friday evening in Mecca, in the presence of HRH Prince Moulay Rachid, who represents HM King Mohammed VI.
Chaired by the
Saudi sovereign, King Salman bin Abdulaziz, in the presence of leaders and
representatives of OIC member countries, this Summit examines ways to develop a
unified position on current issues and events in the Islamic world.
This Summit, which
coincides with the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the OIC, also
tackles the latest developments in the Palestinian question, the situation in
Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Somalia and Afghanistan, in addition to the latest
developments related to the attacks by houthi militias on Saudi territories.
It also discusses
the issues of terrorism, radicalism, Islamophobia and the rise of the radical
right in several Western countries.
OIC members will also address several economic, social, cultural and
development issues within the framework of the Organization's action plans.ment
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