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The Extraordinary Meeting of the OIC Executive Committee was held in İstanbul on 1 August 2017

The Extraordinary Meeting of the OIC Executive Committee was held in İstanbul on 1 August 2017

The Executive Committee of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) held an extraordinary meeting at the level of Ministers of Foreign Affairs in İstanbul on 1 August 2017 upon the call made by Turkey as the Chair of the OIC Summit and the Executive Committee. In the meeting, the recent developments regarding Al-Haram Al-Sharif were discussed.

Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu also had bilateral talks with his counterparts in the margins of the meeting.

After the meeting, Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu held a joint press conference with Foreign Minister Riad Malki of Palestine and OIC Secretary General Al-Othaimeen.

Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu inaugurated the Consulate General of Palestine in Istanbul with Foreign Minister Riad Malki of Palestine the same day.