During an emergency meeting of the OIC in Saudi Arabia, Ankara reiterates its demand for a nationwide ceasefire in Syria.

Secretary General of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen (L) and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (R) attend a meeting by the OIC in Jeddah on December 22, 2016, to discuss the situation in Syria.
Secretary General of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen (L) and Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (R) attend a meeting by the OIC in Jeddah on December 22, 2016, to discuss the situation in Syria.

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Thursday called upon Bashar Al Assad regime in Syria to return to the negotiating table.

Addressing an emergency meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Jeddah, Cavusoglu stressed over finding a political solution to the Syrian crisis.

The Turkish minister also reiterated Ankara's demand for a nationwide ceasefire in war-ravaged Syria.

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Source: TRT World