Retno to Attend OIC Emergency Meeting in Mecca

Fajar Nugraha    •    15 November 2016 18:25 WIB
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Retno to Attend OIC Emergency Meeting in Mecca
Foreign Ministry spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir (Photo:MTVN/Sonya Michaella)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold an emergency meeting in Mecca this week. 

Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi will join the emergency meeting. Retno and other foreign ministers will discuss several issues.

"The emergency meeting will discuss about recent missile attack from Yemen to Saudi Arabia," said Indonesian Foreign Ministry spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir in Jakarta on Tuesday (11/15).

Arrmanatha added the foreign ministers will also discuss about OIC Secretary General Iyad Madani's resignation. The Saudi official announced his resignation last month.

"The foreign ministers will discuss whether the new secretary general will continue his tenure," he stated.


(WAH)