Al-Sarraj takes part in OIC summit in Mecca

The Address | Benghazi – Libya

MECCA – Head of the Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA), Fayez Al-Sarraj, arrived in Mecca yesterday to take part in the 14th session of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Mecca.

The OIC summit mainly discussed the Israeli-Palestinian conflict as well as ongoing tensions with Iran.

Despite attending the OIC summit, Al-Sarraj chose not to attend the Arab League summit which was also held in Mecca prior to the OIC summit.

Al-Sarraj’s absence from the Arab League summit came after the High Council of State, chaired by prominent member of the Muslim Brotherhood Khaled Al-Mishri, has called on GNA to boycott the summit over the Arab nations’ support for the military operation of  the Libyan National Army (LNA) in Tripoli.


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