Sunday, February 28

OIC Condemns Bombing in Iraq

Jeddah, Jeddah-based Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the suicide bombing that targeted a security checkpoint, in Qaim district, in western Iraq today, Killing and injuring many.

Secretary General of OIC Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen expressed condolences to the families of the victims, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.

He also called for combating extremism in all its forms and manifestations, confirming his organization's determination to continue coordinating with Iraq to hold a conference in Baghdad for Iraqi national reconciliation in compliance with the organization's relevant resolutions as part of the continuing efforts to achieve security and stability in Iraq.

Source: Saudi Press Agency