On the banks of the Bosphorus

The 13th Islamic Summit Conference is being held 10-15th April 2016 in Istanbul, with the theme ‘Unity and Solidarity for Justice and Peace’. The OIC website notes that this meeting is taking place ‘at a critical time when the Islamic world needs to be in unity and solidarity to confront the challenges, risks and threats it has been facing and to look for viable solutions to the issues and problems that have been jeopardizing the justice and peace that the people of the Islamic world rightfully deserve.’

With this Summit meeting, Turkey will assume the Chairmanship of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) for the next two years. click here.