No: 227, 11 July 2017, Press Release Regarding The Election Of Dr. Ömer Faruk Altıntaş To The Oic Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 11.07.2017
During the elections held today (11 July) on the margins of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers meeting of 10-11 July 2017 in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), Dr. Ömer Faruk Altıntaş was elected to the OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission for the period between 2018 and 2021 in the Asian Group with the highest vote.


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