OIC Secretary General Meets Sudan State Foreign Minister
24/01/2018- The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr Yousef Al-Othaimeen, met on Tuesday, 23 January 2015, in his office in Jeddah the Sudanese State Foreign Minister, Ambassador Atta al-Mannan Bakhit al-Hajj. They explored ways to boost bilateral relations and cooperation between Sudan and the OIC, with focus on joint implementation of the resolutions of the Islamic Summit and the Council of Foreign Ministers. The two parties also discussed preparations for the Secretary General’s anticipated visit to Sudan during which Dr Al-Othaimeen looks forward to meeting President Al-Bashir and the Sudanese Foreign Minister.
Talks centered on the Organization’s work to promote Islamic solidarity and joint Islamic action, and on the preparations underway for the 45th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers, due in May 2018 in the Bangladeshi capital Dhaka.
The meeting also focused on recent developments regionally and worldwide, along with ways to foster cooperation between the OIC and other regional and international organizations.