OIC Secretary-General welcomes Palestinian unity government

JEDDAH: The Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Iyad Ameen Madani, has welcomed the formation of the Palestinian National Unity Government, emphasising that this important and pivotal step “reflects indeed the triumph of the will of the Palestinian people”, and that it is fully supported by the OIC.

The Secretary-General stressed in his statement the need to move forward on the way to ending division and consolidating the foundations of Palestinian national unity to protect the rights of the Palestinian people and their interests.

Mr. Madani also called on the international community to support the Palestinian National Unity Government and provide the means necessary for its success to enable it to carry out its missions.