Terrorist attack in Mindanao, Philippines condemned

OIC condemns terrorist attacks in Philippines

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JEDDHAH 27 May 2017: Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in the city of Marawi, in Mindanao, southern island of Philippines, which occurred on Sunday, resulting in abducting of innocent civilians and religious leaders as hostages, said Wam.

According to Saudi News Agency, the Secretary-General of OIC , Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al Othaimeen, affirmed the Organisation’s firm stance against terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, extending his condolences to the families of victims, the Government, and people of The Philippines.

By Sheena Amos