Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services KUNA training center Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
Sudden rise of heat, strong southern winds tomorrow - Meteorological Center      Kuwaiti skiers to participate in UAE Jet Ski Championship      Moderate quake shakes Behabad in Yazd province      USD stable against KD at 0.300, EUR down to 0.366
  Politics
OIC chief stresses importance of cooperation to face present challenges
04/02/2013 | LOC16:06
13:06 GMT
| World News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
the preparatory meeting of Foreign Ministers of member states of OIC
the preparatory meeting of Foreign Ministers of member states of OIC
CAIRO, Feb 4 (KUNA) -- Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu stressed on Monday that the 12th OIC Summit, scheduled to be held on February 6-7 in Cairo, comes under challenging circumstances faced in the Islamic world where the only solution to overcome these challenges are economic and political cooperation.
Ihsanoglu emphasized during his opening speech at the preparatory meeting of Foreign Ministers of member states of OIC that this year's summit should focus on adopting clear strategies to support the Palestinian cause, to lift the siege on Gaza, to put an end to the unrest in Mali, the ivory coast and Syria.
He also noted that Islamic countries should look into dealing with many problems faced in Afghanistan, Somalia, and the Muslim minorities in Myanmar, South of Thailand and the Philippines.
OIC chief said that one of the main issues that should be tackled in the upcoming summit is the phenomenon of Islamic extremism and violence done in the name of religion.
He said that the summit should highlight means of promoting Islamic joint cooperation that would secure a place of honor for Islam and Muslims across the globe.
Meanwhile, Egypt's Foreign Minister Mohammad Kamel Amr reiterated the importance of establishing joint economic and political cooperation amongst Muslim countries to face present challenges and stressed the necessity of formulating joint efforts on how to negate unfavorable concepts against Islam and Islamic communities.
The summit would also provide an opportunity to discuss working toward establishing a Mass Destruction Weapon-Free Zone in Middle East, The Egyptian minister noted. (pick up previous) sm.mab.mfm.nfm KUNA 041606 Feb 13NNNN
 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share
Kuwait
Photos from GCC Summit
Photos from GCC
share your photos Kuwait Vision
Vote for best photo for 2017

Kuwait Reader
Kuwait Vision
 
News Brief
 


KUNA publishes a book titled (His Highness Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah: A Humanitarian Leader) to commemorate the UN honoring of Kuwait's leader

 
Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Today in Kuwait's History
2.   Kuwaiti oil price down 58 cents to USD 65.94 pb Wed.
3.   USD stable against KD at 0.300, EUR down to 0.366
4.   US to continue training local forces in Syria
5.   Kuwait backs UN efforts to resolve Libyan crisis -- Al-Otaibi
6.   Photo of the day
 
 
kuna magazien

 
Publications

 
WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
KUNA training center
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
kuwait in memory of day
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS