OIC condemns Istanbul attack

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, March 20 (KUNA) — The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Sunday strongly condemned the explosion that took place in the Turkish city of Istanbul killing five people and injuring some 36 others.
OIC Secretary General Iyad Madani expressed sorrow because the explosion in Istanbul happened few days after a blast in the capital Ankara.
Madani, in a statement, voiced rejection to all criminal groups’ attempts aimed at threatening security and stability of Turkey.
He called on the Turkish government to prosecute those criminal who have no human values.
Madani also rejected all forms of terrorism, calling for collaboration of international efforts to eradicate terror. (end) nh.bs