Islamic nations' parliament speakers discuss Gaza

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January 14, 2009 12:28

Parliament speakers from Islamic nations are meeting in Istanbul to discuss the conflict in the Gaza Strip. Turkey's state-run Anatolia news agency said that the representatives from about 30 of the 57 nations in the Organization of the Islamic Conference were expected to issue a joint declaration condemning the violence in Gaza. Turkish Parliament Speaker Koksal Toptan said in opening remarks to the meeting on Wednesday that "this tragedy cannot be allowed to continue any longer."


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