Newsfeed

Beeline Opened a New Sales and Service Office in Sevan

Zhirayr Sefilyan does not want to comment on Levon Ter-Petrosyan's statements

Comrades-in-Arms of Albert Safaryan have been Detained Based on the Case of the Soldier's Suicide

Karine Danielyan: Oil and gas prospecting near Sevan will be devastating for the lake

Gallup: 43% of Armenia's citizens consider unemployment to be the most topical problem

GALLUP: Top three brightest oppositionists in Armenia: Zaruhi Postanjyan, Raffi Hovannisian and Nikol Pashinyan

Yerevan to host 15th meeting of CIS Council for Rail Transport (CRT) Passenger Commission

Assassination of Hrant Dink was a crime of forethought

NKR Defense Army repels another sabotage attack by Azerbaijan: two Armenian soldiers killed

NKR Defense Army servicemen neutralize three Azeri soldiers

Levon Ter-Petrosyan: ANC cancels all 15 rallies to be held till April 24

Bako Sahakya urges sooner investigation of incident near Berdzor

Levon Zurabyan: It is a Misfortune for Armenian Citizens to Have a parliament Speaker Like Galust Sahakyan

Central Bank of Armenia responds to criticism of those against toughening of the CBA's new requirement to commercial banks' minimum total capital

Orange introduces more convenient conditions for prepaid customers

Beeline Launched Services "Russian 20" and "Russian 35"

Eurovision-2015: Stefanie Topalian from Japan Has Become the 4th Member of the Band "Genealogy"

Paruyr Hayrikyan and Founding Parliament have disagreements

Attorney: Volodya Avetisyan is Determined to turn to the European Court of Human Rights

Brandy export from Armenia in 2014 down 1,2% thanks to devaluation of the Russian rouble

Armenians consume more vodka, overwhelmingly made in Russian

Zhirayr Sefilyan calls on Armenian public to stop paying fines for violation of traffic rules

Expert: The propaganda bluff cannot cast shadow upon the relations between the Jewish and Armenian peoples

Further cooperation of Armenian National Congress with Prosperous Armenia Party depends on the latter's plans: MP

Heritage Party leadership not to attend March 1 rally of Armenian National Congress

Congresswoman Judy Chu Commemorates Anti-Armenian Massacres

Another Armenian killed in shelling in Aleppo

South Dakota becomes the 43rd state to recognize the Armenian Genocide

Amnesty International says Armenia's law enforcement did not conduct effective investigation in Shant Haroutiunyan case

Activist faces indictment in Gyumri, Armenia

In 2015 Beeline intends to enlarge its customer base in Armenia by expanding the spectrum of its services and enhancing the service quality and price affordability

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Information Security Management System implemented by VivaCell-MTS

"Ameria" Has Launched a Project for the Development of Small-Scale Gardening in Armenia

ACBA-Credit Agricole Bank expanding regional network with new branch

Expert: Armenia and EU not likely to sign any document at Riga Summit

Iraqi Airways to make first Baghdad-Yerevan-Erbil flight

Yerevan, February 26. ArmInfo. Marianna Mkrtchyan.ason Katz says United States supports Armenia to disadvantage of its allies Azerbaijan and Georgia

Another parliamentarian leaves Prosperous Armenia Party Faction

OIC Ministerial Council passes resolution against Armenia

  • by Tatevik Shahunyan

  • Friday, June 20, 11:16

The Foreign Ministers Council of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) adopted a number of anti-Armenian resolutions, the Foreign Ministry of Azerbaijan told Trend on June 19.

On June 18-19, Saudi city of Jeddah hosted the 41st Session of the OIC Foreign Ministers Council held under the slogan 'Exploring Areas of Islamic Cooperation."

OIC Secretary General Iyad bin Amin Madani, touching upon the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, expressed his support to Azerbaijan and addressed the member states to support Azerbaijan's just cause in this conflict.

He stressed that the OIC is ready to contribute to the settlement of this conflict in accordance with the principles of territorial integrity and sovereignty of Azerbaijan.

Ambassador at Large, Agshin Mehdiyev, who represented Azerbaijan at the session, stressed in his speech that Azerbaijan is in solidarity with Muslim states and interested in strengthening cooperation with the OIC member countries.

He also highlighted the importance of OIC efforts in preventing international terrorism and Islamophobia.

Mehdiyev also provided information on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and expressed gratitude for the continuous support to Azerbaijan's stance.

The declaration adopted at the end of the session, expressed solidarity with "Azerbaijan's fair stance in the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict."
The OIC Council of Foreign Ministers adopted resolutions "Armenian aggression against Azerbaijan" and "Insulting and destruction of historical and cultural heritage and religious sites belonging to Islam in Azerbaijani lands occupied by Armenia."

A resolution submitted by the Islamic Conference Youth Forum for Dialogue and Cooperation, included a separate paragraph devoted to the Justice for Khojaly campaign.

Under this paragraph, the campaign is encouraged by the FMs of the OIC member states, and the member states urge to actively participate and make the necessary efforts for recognition of "the Khojaly genocide as a crime against humanity on local and international levels."

Send to a friend

To (e-mail)


Your name


Message


Comments

View comments (0)
  • READ ALL COMMENTS
  • POST A COMMENT

Be first to comment on this article

* Indicates required fields