OIC Condemns Attacks on Security Forces in Northern Mali
November 08, 2016
The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the attacks in Mali November 6 which targeted a Malian military camp near Timbuktu the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), killing three persons, including a Togolese peacekeeper, wounding several others.
The OIC General Secretariat denounced the assaults as war crimes carried out by the enemies of Mali against the soldiers of peace who continue to operate under difficult circumstances to support the Malian parties in the implementation of the Algiers Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali. It also conveyed its sincere condolences to MINUSMA, the Governments of Mali and Togo as well as the families of the victims.
The General Secretariat again reiterated the firm commitment of the OIC to continue to contribute to the peace building process including the development of the northern regions of Mali.