Egypt`s FM heads to Istanbul to attend Summit of Islamic cooperation
Thursday 17/May/2018 - 02:10 PM
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shuokri will travel to Istanbul، Turkey on Friday، 18 May 2018، to participate in the extraordinary summit of the Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC). The urgent summit would be held to discuss the recent situation in Palestine.
In a statement on Thursday، Foreign ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said that the Foreign Minister will participate in the summit on behalf of President Abd Al Fattah Al Sisi.
Shoukry will review the Egyptian position on the Palestinian issue، the status of Jerusalem and the humanitarian situation in the occupied Palestinian territories to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people, especially in Gaza.
The conference of Islamic countries will discuss Palestine situation and the massacres committed by Israel against the Palestinian people.
Abu Zeid added that all Arab and Islamic countries don`t accept Israeli violations in Palestine.