E. Dr. André Schaller, Ambassador of Switzerland to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the newly appointed Swiss Special Envoy to the OIC presented, today 28 January 2019, to Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen, the OIC Secretary General his Letter of Credence accrediting him as the Special Envoy of Switzerland to the OIC.
During the courtesy meeting that took place after the presentation of credentials, the Secretary General and his guest had extensive discussions on various regional and international issues of mutual interest. Dr. Schaller reiterated the commitment of Switzerland to work closely with the OIC General Secretariat for shared benefit.
Welcoming the new Special Envoy, the Secretary General emphasized on identifying common issues and starting concrete actions jointly to strengthen bilateral relations. Dr. Al-Othaimeen assured the Special Envoy of OIC’s continued support and cooperation during his assignment as the Special Envoy of his country to the OIC.