Organization of Islamic Cooperation

The Organization of Islamic Cooperation holds an “extraordinary ministerial meeting” regarding the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people

grandmother (UNA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation will hold an extraordinary meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization’s member states, to discuss the continuing Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people, at the headquarters of the Organization’s General Secretariat in Jeddah, next Tuesday, March 5, 2024.

It is expected that the Secretary-General of the organization, Hussein Ibrahim Taha, will address the opening session of the meeting
Which is preceded by a preparatory meeting of senior officials at the organization’s headquarters on Monday, March 4, 2024, to discuss and approve the draft agenda and work program and consider the draft resolution before submitting it to the Council of Foreign Ministers the next day.

It is noteworthy that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia had held on November 11, 2023, the extraordinary joint Arab and Islamic summit in the city of Riyadh, jointly organized by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the League of Arab States, from which a number of decisions emerged, the most prominent of which was assigning a committee of foreign ministers to member states of the organization. To tour world capitals and international organizations in order to work to stop the Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people.

In the context of its continuing efforts to work to stop the brutal Israeli aggression against the Palestinian people since the seventh of last October, the organization had also held an extraordinary meeting of the open-ended Executive Committee at the level of foreign ministers of the organization’s member states, at its headquarters on October 18, 2023.

Recently, the Secretary-General of the organization and a legal team presented an oral argument before the International Court of Justice in The Hague, on February 26, 2024, on behalf of the organization, in which he reviewed the crimes Israel is committing against the Palestinian people, especially its war on the Gaza Strip, stressing also that Israel is continuing to implement the policy of apartheid. Against the Palestinians.

The organization's General Secretariat is currently working on establishing a legal observatory to document Israeli crimes, along with a media observatory that has been launched and has begun its work, working to monitor these crimes and publicize them in various media outlets.

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