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Monday, January 22nd, 2018

Ivorian president meets OIC chief; ratifies Charter


Abidjan President of CAte d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara met Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen on Monday on the sidelines of the 44th session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM), which concluded in the Ivorian city of Abidjan on Tuesday.

President Ouattara recalled the fruitful cooperation existing between the OIC and CAte d’Ivoire since it joined the Organization in 2001, and within this context, he announced that his country ratified the OIC Charter a few days ago.

For his part, the secretary general thanked the president for his support to the OIC and expressed appreciation of the good working relations between the OIC and the government of CAte d’Ivoire. He looked forward to developing these relations further, especially during the Ivorian chairmanship of the current Council of Foreign Ministers.

Source: International Islamic News Agency