PM to represent Pakistan at OIC Summit to discuss US move on Jerusalem
The extraordinary summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation is being held in Istanbul today to discuss US decision of shifting its embassy from Tel Aviv to occupied Jerusalem.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, who has reached Turkey, will represent Pakistan in the summit.
Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif is also accompanying the Prime Minister.
The OIC leaders will also explore ways to deal with the situation.
The Prime Minister will convey unequivocal support the sentiments of the people and Government of Pakistan to the people of Palestine.
He will stress upon the OIC to adopt a united stance on the issue of Al-Quds Al-Sharif and call upon the US Administration to review its decision.
The Summit will be preceded by the Council of Foreign Ministers Meeting which will be attended by Foreign Minister, Khawaja Muhammad Asif.