Jeddah (UNA-OIC) – Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef bin Ahmed Al-Othaimeen offered his condolences at the Kuwaiti Embassy to Saudi Arabia in Riyadh on the death of Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
Al-Othaimeen expressed profound sadness at the passing away of Sheikh Sabah, whose death is a great loss to the Islamic Ummah. He said the world lost a figure that served as a voice of wisdom and moderation, and a person who paid great services to humanity.
The Secretary General prayed to Almighty Allah to receive the deceased in His wide mercy and admit him to His paradise.
Meanwhile, the OIC chief congratulated Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, on his enthronement as the new Emir of the State of Kuwait, wishing Kuwait and its people progress and prosperity.