40th Session of GCC Supreme Council Issues Final Communique 14 Riyadh

Tuesday 1441/4/13 - 2019/12/10
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Somalia:
78 - The Supreme Council affirmed its steadfast positions to support the security and stability of Somalia and to combat terrorism and piracy, welcoming the efforts of the Arab League and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and other international efforts in this regard. The council affirmed the continued support of the states of the Council for development and humanitarian efforts in Somalia in order to achieve its security and stability.
Afghanistan:
79- The Supreme Council appreciated the efforts of the GCC states and the international community to achieve peace, security and stability in the Republic of Afghanistan, calling for the continuation of these efforts in the interests of the Afghan people.
The crisis of the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar:
80- The Supreme Council expressed its condemnation of the brutal attacks and systematic displacement of Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine State and other minorities in Kachin Shan State and other regions in Myanmar, rejecting ethnic discrimination or classification. The council called for facilitating the return of displaced persons and refugees to their cities and villages.
81- The Supreme Council noted the humanitarian assistance provided by the GCC countries to the Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar and the refugees in Bangladesh, and the United Nations organization's provision in this regard, calling on all countries to do more to help them.
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