Tuesday, June 28, 2011 10:39:30 PM

OIC Changes Name and Logo

TEHRAN, June 28 (ICANA) – The Organization of the Islamic Conference adopted a new title and logo, it was announced here on Tuesday.

The organization decided to change its title to Organization of the Islamic Cooperation during its current foreign ministerial meeting which opened here this morning.

Iran’s Foreign Minister Ali-Akbar Salehi is scheduled to deliver a speech at the meeting this evening.

The Iranian minister is also to hold separate meetings with a number of his counterparts and officials on the sidelines of the meeting on bilateral relations as well as regional and international developments.

Over 140 delegations from 57 world countries and international organizations are taking part in the three-day event.