OIC session holds special significance for Pakistan: FS Sohail | The Express Tribune


    Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood on Friday underscored that the 48th session of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers holds special significance as it coincides with the 75th anniversary of Pakistan’s independence.

    The secretary apprised heads of the resident OIC Missions of the ongoing preparations for the 48th Session of the OIC Council, to be held in Islamabad on March 22 and 23, 2022.

    The foreign secretary stated that the “people of Pakistan are looking forward to welcoming the honoured guests on this auspicious occasion”.

    Secretary Sohail highlighted that the theme of the session would be, “Partnering for Unity, Justice, and Development” which represents Pakistan’s commitment to promoting unity within the Ummah, advancing the cause of justice for all Muslims, and promoting inclusive and sustainable development for OIC member states.

    Read: OIC voices ‘deep concern’ over hijab ban, Islamophobic incidents in India

    Guided by this vision, Sohail said that Pakistan seeks to build bridges of cooperation and partnership amongst OIC members and beyond.

    The Foreign Secretary added that all heads of delegation will be invited to witness the traditional ‘Pakistan Day’ Parade on the 23rd of March as guests of honour.

    Source link


    Michel David-Weill, Influential Lazard Banker, Dies at 89

    Mr. David-Weill was sometimes referred to as the “Sun...

    N2 accident: 19 people injured in 13 vehicle pile-up in KZN

    A serious accident involving multiple vehicles on the N2...

    Ch Shujaat rejects Ch Wajahat’s allegations

    Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) chief Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Saturday said that the allegations made by Chaudhry Wajahat Hussain are absurd and he will...

    Agreement not being kept, MQM tells PM | The Express Tribune

    KARACHI: During PM Shehbaz Sharif’s day-long visit to Karachi on Saturday, an MQM delegation met him and complained that its agreement made with the PML-N,...

    Punjab govt has zero-tolerance policy to end violence against women: Ata Tarar

    FAISALABAD: Punjab Home Minister Attaullah Tarar said that the government has adopted a zero-tolerance policy to end crimes against women and children.He made the...