Asaad to lead Oman delegation in OIC

Muscat: Delegated by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, His Highness Sayyid Asa’ad bin Tareq al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs and Personal Representative of His Majesty the Sultan will head to Turkey on Tuesday to lead the Sultanate’s delegation in the extraordinary Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), scheduled to be held on Wednesday in Istanbul. Sayyid Asaad will be accompanied by Yusuf bin Alawi Abdallah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs, Shaikh Abdullamlik bin Abdullah al Khalili, Minister of Justice, Shaikh Mohammed bin Saayid al Kalbani, Minister of Social Development, and Dr Mohammed bin Awadh al Hassan, Acting Under-Secretary of the Foreign Ministry for Diplomatic Affairs.