Government & Politics

New Permanent Representative of Saudi Arabia presents credentials to OIC chief

Jeddah (OIC) - The New Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Ambassador Zouhair Al-Idrissi presented his credentials to OIC Secretary General Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday.

The Saudi representative asserted his country's commitment to shoring up OIC activities and programmes and expressed keen interest in working closely with the General Secretariat for the benefit of both the Organization and its member states.

Welcoming Saudi Arabia's new representative, the secretary general stressed the Kingdom's important and positive role in meeting the Organization's goals assuring him of the General Secretariat's full support in the discharge of his duties.

The Saudi activities and efforts are critical to achieving peace and stability in the region, Dr. Al-Othaimeen underlined, commending its unrelenting support to the causes that matter to the Muslim world.

The two sides reviewed the situation in the region and discussed how the Organization could contribute to further strengthening joint Islamic action.

Source: International Islamic News Agency