2006 News Story

OIC calls for emergency foreign ministers’ meeting on Danish cartoons

Secretary-General of the Jeddah-based Organization of the Islamic Conference (OIC) Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu is calling for an emergency meeting of member states’ foreign ministers to discuss major issues, including the fallout of the publication of blasphemous Danish cartoons.

Ihsanoglu has already contacted Minister of Foreign Affairs Prince Saud Al-Faisal as well as the foreign ministers of Yemen and Malaysia.