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OIC Secretary General reaffirms steadfast support on IIOJK dispute
November 26, 2020


Foreign Minister Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi met Secretary General OIC Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen in Niamey, on Thursday. 

The meeting took place in the run up to the 47th Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers being held in Niamey from tomorrow.

The Foreign Minister emphasized that Pakistan, as a founding member of the OIC, attached utmost importance to the Organization as the sole and most prominent voice of the Muslim Ummah.

The exchange of views covered wide range of issues confronting the Muslim Ummah, including rising Islamophobia, the situation in IIOJK and Palestine, and challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Foreign Minister conveyed Pakistan's deep concern at the aggravating human rights and humanitarian situation in IIOJK.

The Secretary General reaffirmed OIC's steadfast support on the Jammu and Kashmir dispute.

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