Date: 30/03/2017

Arabic: العربية

The Palestinian President, H.E Mahmoud Abbas, received the Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Dr. Yousef A. Al -Othaimeen, on the sidelines of the Arab Summit held in the Dead Sea area of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
The two sides discussed the developments regarding the Palestinian cause, especially the Israeli settlement policy and the violations committed by Israel in Al-Quds Al-Sharif.
The Secretary General stressed that OIC has put the Palestinian cause at the forefront of its political concerns and actions, underscoring the continued cooperation and coordination between the Organization and the State of Palestine in supporting Palestinian rights in international forums.