Latest Organization of Islamic Cooperation News

Correction: Myanmar-ASEAN story

Aug. 16, 2019 8:38 PM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — In a story July 30 about Malaysia's position on Myanmar's responsibility for Rohingya refugees, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, to which Malaysia belongs, has agreed to take Myanmar to the International Court of Justice for rights...

Islamic organization condemns Israeli tunnel near Al-Aqsa

Jul. 3, 2019 2:44 PM EDT

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An international body of Muslim nations has condemned the opening of an Israeli tunnel that runs beneath a Palestinian neighborhood in east Jerusalem. The Organization of Islamic Cooperation on Wednesday called it a "bold and irresponsible move" that seeks "to alter the...