Saudi secretary-general of Organization of Islamic Cooperation resigns

By REUTERS
October 31, 2016 22:09




DOHA - The Saudi secretary-general of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) resigned on Monday for health reasons, according to a statement from the organization.

"Secretary-General Iyad Madani has resigned for health reasons," said the statement.

It said Saudi Arabia had nominated Yusuf al-Othaimeen, a former minister of social affairs, as Madani's replacement.


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