posted tages with "OIC"

OIC Condemns Quran Burning in Sweden

OIC Condemns Quran Burning in Sweden

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the burning of a copy of the Muslim holy book Quran in the Swedish city of Malmo. - World news - In a statement, the bloc described the burning as an “act of incitement and provocation” and “contradicts with global efforts to combat extremism and incitement to hatred based on religion and faith”, Anadolu...

OIC Chief Writes to UNSC Member States, Rejects Israeli Annexation Plan

OIC Chief Writes to UNSC Member States, Rejects Israeli Annexation Plan

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The secretary-general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) sent letters to the ministers of foreign affairs of the member states of the UNSC and members of the International Quartet rejecting the Israeli regime’s plan to annex parts of the occupied West Bank. - World news - This initiative came pursuant to the relevant resolution adopted by the...

Iran’s Deputy FM Attends OIC Meeting on Israeli Plot to Annex West Bank

Iran’s Deputy FM Attends OIC Meeting on Israeli Plot to Annex West Bank

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s deputy foreign minister for international and legal affairs participated in an extraordinary ministerial meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Executive Committee on Israeli threats to annex parts of the occupied Palestinian territories. - Politics news - Following a recent announcement from the Zionist and occupying regime of Israel...

OIC Urges Support for Palestinians’ Right of Return

OIC Urges Support for Palestinians’ Right of Return

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) called on the international community to support the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their lands from which they were expelled in 1948. - World news - This came in a statement by the organization, on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of the Palestinian Day of Nakba which is annually marked on May 15. The OIC...

Some Arab countries trust the US instead of God

Some Arab countries trust the US instead of God

Rasa – Hujjat al-Islam Sabzewari‎ said, “The developments in the Middle East demonstrate ‎that some Islamic countries trust the United ‎States and Israel instead of depending on the ‎power of God and the unity of the Islamic ‎ummah.”‎ RNA – Hujjat al-Islam Sayyed Sibtayn Sabzewari, the chairman of the Shi’ah Council of ‎Punjab in Pakistan,...

OIC final statement stresses Jerusalem is eternal capital of Palestine

OIC final statement stresses Jerusalem is eternal capital of Palestine

TEHRAN, May 19 (Press Shia) – The final statement of the 7th extraordinary session of OIC has stressed that the Jerusalem is the eternal capital of Palestine, reaffirming the member states’ opposition to US embassy move to Jerusalem.The Seventh Extraordinary Session of Islamic Summit Conference (OIC) was held in Istanbul, Turkey on Friday May 18, 2018 in response to the grave developments in...

Rouhani arrives in Tehran after Istanbul OIC summit

Rouhani arrives in Tehran after Istanbul OIC summit

TEHRAN, May 19 (Press Shia Agency) – President Hassan Rouhani arrived in Tehran from Istanbul after attending the extraordinary summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC).In his intensive one-day visit to Istanbul aimed at attending OIC extraordinary summit on Palestine, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran expressed Iran's views on the matter. Rouhani proposed six...

Deepening Iran-Turkey ties to strengthen stability, security in region

Deepening Iran-Turkey ties to strengthen stability, security in region

TEHRAN, May 19 (Press Shia Agency) – President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Hassan Rouhani stressed the importance of cooperation between Iran and Turkey in resolving regional issues, especially defending the rights of the oppressed Palestinian nation, saying “development of Tehran-Ankara relations is beneficial to both nations and contributes to strengthening of stability and security in...

Some Arab states ignoring concerns of Islamic world

Some Arab states ignoring concerns of Islamic world

TEHRAN, May 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said that some Arab countries have aligned with the United States and Zionist regime and are far from the goals and concerns of the Islamic world.Speaking in an extraordinary OIC (Organization of Islamic Conference) summit, held in Turkish capital Istanbul on Friday, to study the latest developments in Palestine,...

Iran urges OIC to mobilize joint efforts against Israeli aggression

Iran urges OIC to mobilize joint efforts against Israeli aggression

TEHRAN, May 17 (Press Shia) – Iran’s UN ambassador Gholamali Khoshroo said Wed. that the Organization of Islamic Cooperation should take practical measures to force the Israeli regime to cease its brutalities against the defenseless people of Palestine.Gholamali Khoshroo, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, addressed the Ambassadorial...