On November 10, the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon visited the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia with the aim of participating in the emergency meeting of the heads of the member states of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation . This was reported by the press office of the President of Tajikistan.
According to foreign media, the situation in the Middle East will be in the center of discussion at the emergency meeting that will be held tomorrow, Saturday, in Riyadh under the chairmanship of Mohammed bin Salman, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia.
Since the start of hostilities between Hamas and Israel in October of this year, Tajikistan has been calling both sides for a peaceful solution to the disputes. The last emergency meeting of the member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation was held 11 days after the attack of Hamas on Israel and its countermeasures on October 18 this year in Jeddah at the level of foreign ministers.
Rahmon’s visit to Riyadh comes at a time when the work plan of him and his colleagues in the region consisted of many trips and meetings in the last week: on November 8 in Dushanbe, the President of Tajikistan had a meeting with the President of the Republic of Iran, Ebrahim Raisi, yesterday in Tashkent at the meeting of the heads of state. A member of the Economic Cooperation Organization participated and had a conversation with the President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev. This morning, he participated in ceremonies dedicated to the Day of the Tajik militia.
It is not known whether he will have a separate meeting with any of the leaders of the member countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Riyadh, no details will be given. The last face-to-face meeting between the President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon and the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, Prince Mohammed bin Salman , was held on July 19 this year in the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, on the sidelines of the first meeting of the Heads of the Central Asian States and the Arab countries of the Persian Gulf . In this meeting, in particular, the need to “strengthen the strategic dialogue between the Central Asian states and the member states of the Cooperation Council of the Arab States of the Persian Gulf” was emphasized.
Source : Радио Озоди