The Organization of Islamic Cooperation has strongly condemned the Israeli aggression against Palestinian civilians, which led to the martyrdom of more than 52 and the injuries to about 2,000 people during peaceful protests.
Turkey announced its decision to organise an extraordinary summit of the OIC on Friday in Istanbul.
Serving as the OIC term president, Turkey had initiated an extraordinary summit in Istanbul in December 2017 in a bid to protest the U.S. decision to move its embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in violation of the relevant United Nations Security Council resolutions.
Separately, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan vowed on Tuesday that a planned summit this week of the world's main pan-Islamic body would send a "strong message" after Israeli forces killed dozens of Palestinians along the Gaza border.
The summit declared East Jerusalem - which the worldwide community regards as annexed by Israel - "as the capital of the State of Palestine" and urged the world to follow suit.
He stressed that Turkey, as before, will support Palestine.
Ankara has reacted with fury to the killing of at least 61 Palestinians in Gaza on the same day as the USA formally moved its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv in defiance of global outrage.
Erdogan had phone conversations with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas late May 14 in order to discuss recent developments in the region.
Brazil will start its World Cup campaign against Switzerland June 17, followed by Costa Rica and Serbia in Group E. "I would say to him: "It is not because I made these statements that I have no regard for you".
Paul was uncompromising in ministry, saying that service without compromise is essential for pastors wishing to find peace. Israeli soldiers and snipers used barrages of tear gas and gunfire to keep protesters from entering the country.
The BDOs and SDOs of blocks where repoll will take place have been advised to make announcements on loudspeakers. You all can say that it is going to affect the whole thing of election and the government didn't accept that.
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OPEC, for its part, estimated that the excess oil inventories in the OECD had shrunk to just 9 million barrels. On the New York Mercantile Exchange, West Texas Intermediate futures were trading up 0.5% at $71.33 a barrel.
With Manchester City's withdrawal, it's Manchester United who would now have a clearer path to sign the Shakhtar player. Fred will be on show at the Russia World Cup after being named in the Selecao's 23-man-squad for the showpiece event.
The following is an updated table of Chinese company earnings during the first quarter, starting with the most recent to report. Tencent has a hand in the two biggest games in the smartphone world today: Player Unknown Battlegrounds (PUBG) and Fortnite .
Microsoft to launch smaller, low-priced Surface devices
The software giant kicked off its consumer-oriented hardware push in 2012 with the launch of the original Surface RT. The move is aimed at taking market share from Apple's iPad, which dominates the lower-cost tablet market.
Frances Bean loses Kurt Cobain's MTV Unplugged guitar
Isaiah insisted Frances gave him the guitar as a gift and so it is his to keep, while the daughter of Kurt and Hole songstress Courtney Love was emphatic that she would never have given him a "priceless family heirloom".
Novartis ex-CEO says regrets hiring, not firing Trump lawyer
Ehrat will be replaced starting from June 1 by Shannon Thyme Klinger, who is now Novartis's ethics, risk and compliance officer. Novartis said it stopped using Essential's services, but couldn't break the contract and paid him for the next 11 months.
Paddy Power in talks to tie-up with FanDuel
Deutsche Bank restated a "buy" rating on shares of Paddy Power Betfair in a research report on Friday, March 9th. It is backed by the likes of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, Google Capital and NBC Sports Ventures.
Powerful storms pound Northeast, leaving at least 2 dead
Northeast on Tuesday, snarling transport and causing widespread power outages in an area home to tens of millions of people. A teenager also suffered serious injuries when he was hit by the roof of a dugout on a baseball field, Boughton said.
Nintendo Bringing Back NES Classic - Again
Its sequel, the Super Nintendo Classic Edition, will also be available for purchase through the end of the year. The games list is an impressive collection of classics, from "Final Fantasy" to "Castlevania".