Muslim leaders attending Istanbul summit on Jerusalem

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas addresses the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's Extraordinary Summit in Istanbul, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. Abbas said the Palestinians won't accept any role for the United States in a peace process with Israel "from now on" after the U.S President Donald Trump administration's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state. Abbas said Trump's decision was a "crime" that threatens world peace. (Kayhan Ozer/Pool Photo via AP)

International Desk:

Leaders of the Muslim world gathered at an extraordinary summit in Turkey on Wednesday to coordinate a “unified action” against President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Here’s a list of heads of state and other senior officials attending the 57-member Organization of Islamic Cooperation’s meeting in Istanbul:

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani

Jordan’s King Abdullah II

Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun

Kuwait’s Emir Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah

Oman’s Special Representative to the Sultan Sayyid Assad bin Tariq al-Said

Qatar’s Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani

Yemen’s President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi

Libya’s Chairman of the Presidential Council Fayez al-Sarraj

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’ President Mustafa Akinci

Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Bangladesh’s President Abdul Hamid

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev

Kazakhstan’s Senate Chairman Kassym-Jomart Tokayev

Uzbekistan’s Chairman of the Senate Nigmatilla Yuldashev

Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo

Malaysia’s Prime Minister Najib Razak

Brunei’s Sultan Hasanal Bolkiah

Djibouti’s Prime Minister Abdoulkader Kamil Mohamed

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir

Guinea’s President Alpha Condé

Comoros’ President Azali Assoumani

Venezuela’s President Nicola Maduro

Somalian President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry

Iraq’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari

Saudi Arabia’s state minister for foreign affairs, Nizar Madani.


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