IP- The foreign ministers of Iran and Saudi Arabia met in Jeddah on Tuesday to discuss plans to resolve the crisis in Palestine ahead of an emergency meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) focused on Gaza.

Iran Press/ West Asia: During the meeting, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian expressed gratitude to Saudi Arabia for agreeing to host the OIC ministerial gathering. He called for a united front in support of Palestine and urged effective measures to halt the Israeli regime's war crimes against the people of Gaza.

Amir-Abdollahian also praised the increasing cooperation between Iran and Saudi Arabia, emphasizing the importance of bolstering economic and trade relations alongside political advancements.

Saudi Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud underscored the potential impact of the OIC meeting in bringing an end to the US-Israeli genocide in Gaza. He stressed the significance of joint efforts by Muslim nations within both the OIC framework and international organizations like the United Nations.

Additionally, Al-Saud expressed his country's commitment to enhancing ties with Iran. The ministers' discussions come amid the US-Israeli genocide in Gaza, with over 30,631 Palestinians killed and 72,043 wounded since October 7.


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