OIC Secretary General calls on Armenia to withdraw from occupied Azerbaijani territories

The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen has called for the “immediate” and “unconditional” withdrawal of Armenian forces from occupied Azerbaijani territories. 

Al-Othaimeen made the assertion at a Monday ceremony in the Saudi city of Jeddah to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1992 Khojali massacre.

“The Khojali massacre was the result of Armenia’s illegitimate occupation of Azeri territory,” Anadolu cited him as saying.

Al-Othaimeen called on OIC member-states to urge Armenia to end its occupation of Azeri land and “abide by international law and respect Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity”.

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