Iran President Due in Istanbul to Attend OIC Summit on Al-Quds

Bahrain participates in OIC ministerial meeting

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak is leading the Malaysian delegation to the extraordinary OIC summit in Istanbul.

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met on Tuesday in Istanbul with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas ahead of an emergency summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) over the Jerusalem issue, TASS informs referring to Sabah daily.

Prime Minister Abbasi will convey the sentiments of the people and Government of Pakistan of the unequivocal support to the people of Palestine.

The premier is accompanied by Foreign Minister Khwaja Asif, Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and other officials. Even more global prestige and high class will be brought to the gathering by Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, who is taking a break from destroying his own country to attend the OIC summit as an observer.

He will deliver a speech at the summit and will hold meetings on the sidelines.

LiAngelo, LaMelo Ball In Serious Talks With Lithuanian Team
Vytautas has sparingly signed American players in the past decade, the only one being former Vanderbilt guard Brad Tinsley. The game was abandoned with 3 minutes to go at 65-65 after the coach was ejected due to some questionable calls.

Meanwhile, Adnan al-Husayni, the Jerusalem governor of the Palestinian Authority, has suggested that the OIC should declare Jerusalem as the capital of the state of Palestine in response to Trump's action.

During his election campaign past year, Trump repeatedly promised to relocate the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

Top leaderships and governments of 26 Islamic states are expected to attend the conference which will explore ways to deal with the situation created in the wake of the Trump administration's recognition Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

"He (Trump) wanted to show he is helpful to the Zionists and the Israelis".

Netanyahu nevertheless urged European Union leaders to follow in Trump's footsteps and move their embassies to Jerusalem, whereas the bloc's top diplomat, Federica Mogherini, made clear that no change would be forthcoming to the 28-member body's stance that the city's status must be determined through Israeli-Palestinian negotiations.

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