Imran Khan returned to Pakistan from Saudi Visit — attended OIC meeting
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan completed his visit to Saudi Arabia and returned to Pakistan.
Prime Minister Imran Khan went to Saudi Arabia on 2-day visit to attend the 14th summit of Organization of Islamic Co-operation (OIC) meeting.
During the visit, Premier received the blessings of Umrah and offer prayers at Roza-e-Rasool. Prime Minister also addressed to the OIC meeting.
While addressing to OIC meeting, Prime Minister calls out for joint efforts by Muslim leaders against challenges including Islamophobia and to counter the narrative of ‘Islamic terrorism’.
Federal Minister Murad Saeed, Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar and Chief Minister KP Mahmood Khan, accompanied Prime Minister Imran Khan at Saudi Visit.
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday called on Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz on the sidelines of the 14th Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) summit.
As per details, Prime Minister Imran Khan met with Saudi crown prince on the sidelines of the 14th OIC Summit to discuss on the current state of bilateral, political, economic and trade relations.
Both also discussed to speed up the progress of previously decided agreements.
PM Imran also thanked him for extending oil facility on deferred payments.
The Saudi Crown Prince also thanked the premier for visiting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Earlier today, addressing to the 14th Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) summit in Jeddah he said, “The extremism should be separated from religion and it’s our responsibility to let the world know that any derogatory remarks against the Prophet Muhammad (P.B.U.H) hurt our sentiments.”
Prime Minister also urged the world to play its part in solving the Kashmir crisis under the light of the resolution of the United Nations (UN).
He said, “A sustainable peace in the region is impossible without a permanent solution of the Kashmir issue and the Kashmiris should get their right to self-determination.”
“Oppression against the Muslims should be stopped and the world should differentiate between the peaceful political struggle and terrorism,” PM Imran added.
“Before 9-11 most of the suicide blasts were conducted by the Tamil Tigers but no one tied it with the Hinduism,” he further said.
Commenting on Palestine the PM said, “Innocent Palestinian people are the victim of state terrorism of Israel and the Golan Heights should remain a part of Palestine.”
“The western nations should come out of the Islamophobia as the recent attacks on two of the mosques in Christchurch have proved it right now it’s the responsibility of our leadership that it should play its part in helping the world to realize this fact,” he said.
In the last of speech by urging members of the OIC he said, “The OIC should play its part in the enhancement of the education of science and technology among its member nations so the fruit of modern-day technology could be achieved by the Islamic world.”
The Prime Minister was welcomed by Kind Salman Bin Abdul Aziz upon his arrival at the hall where the top-leadership of the 57 member Islamic nations met to discuss the issues faced by the Muslim world.