ISLAMABAD, Jun 14 (APP):Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)
Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen has extended his sincere congratulations
and best wishes to the Islamic Ummah on Eid ul Fitr and prayed that
Allah Almighty may accept and bless the fasting and acts of worship
of all Muslims and grant them His blessings and rewards.
The secretary general also offered his congratulations to the OIC
headquarter state, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, represented in person
of the Custodian of the two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz
and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as well as the people of
Saudi Arabia.
The secretary general prayed to Allah Almighty that welfare, security
and stability may prevail in the Islamic world and that Muslims may
enjoy prosperous and serene living.
The OIC chief expressed his hope and urged Muslims to hold on firmly
to the teachings and values of their noble faith which enjoins upon us all
to live in peaceful coexistence and to shun violence and extremism in
all its forms and which prohibits hatred, terrorism or causing distress
among other peaceful fellow humans.

Al-Othaimeen also emphasized the importance of this holy event of
Eid ul Fitr as an opportune occasion for all people to rid themselves
of any differences or disputes and put an end to violence and mutual
killings that are causing so much woeful sufferings in many parts of
the Islamic World.