His Excellency the Secretary General of OIC Dr. Yousef bin Ahmad AL-OTHAIMEEN received in his office Mr. Mohammed Saleh AL-GARNAS the Secretary General of ISSF.
Mr. AL-GARNAS conveyed the greetings and appreciation of His Excellency Hon. Consultant Mr. Turky bin Abdulmohsen AL-ALSHEIKH the President of ISSF to His Excellency Dr. AL-OTHAIMEEN.
Mr. AL-GARNAS has expressed his happiness for the close cooperation existed between the ISSF and OIC. He also presented the ISSF Future Plans and activities and the role played by the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation through a joint Committee established to take care of the Youth Affairs and the efforts exerted to prepare for the 4Th Islamic Conference of Youth & Sport Ministers.
He also referred to the Strategies introduced for the Youth and Sport and the keenness determination to activate such strategies in the Member States of OIC.
However, His Excellency Dr. AL-OTHAIMEEN praised the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games which was held in Baku, Azerbaijan in May, 2017, and added that the Games in Baku were on of the most important activities of both the OIC and ISSF aimed at achieving the objectives of the organization of Islamic Cooperation.