OIC calls for emergency meeting on Aleppo

JEDDAH, 15th December, 2016 (WAM) -- The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, has called for an emergency meeting at the level of Foreign Ministers on 22nd December, to address the situation in Syria, in light of the tragic condition in the city of Aleppo.

The OIC said, in a statement, that Aleppo has seen unspeakable cruel massacres and violations of international humanitarian law.

The organisation called for the formation of an independent Investigation Committee in light of reports on field executions and random bombing of civilians and medical facilities, in addition to the starvation and siege policy adopted by the Syrian regime.


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