Turkey to host emergency OIC meeting on African famine

Diplomatic sources said Tuesday that Turkey had called on OIC to convene in an extraordinary meeting due to hunger and famine in Africa.

Turkey to host emergency OIC meeting on African famine

Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will convene on August 17 in Istanbul for Africa upon a call from Turkey.

Diplomatic sources said Tuesday that Turkey had called on OIC to convene in an extraordinary meeting due to hunger and famine in Africa.

Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu earlier said he had met OIC Secretary General Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu for OIC's immediate intervention and later made a call for an extraordinary meeting.

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Last Mod: 09 Ağustos 2011, 16:55
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