Their aim is to send a message of solidarity to the Palestinian people – and to focus on their suffering.
Leaders of the Muslim world met in Turkey for an extraordinary summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.
The meeting in Istanbul coincided with the Arab League calling for international criminal investigation into the killing of dozens of Palestinians by Israeli soldiers in Gaza.
OIC representatives from more than 50 Muslim-majority nations were at the Turkey summit.
Despite the sense of unity, many Palestinians don’t fully embrace the support.
Their levels of frustration have risen yet again; believing Arab leaders are not doing enough to confront Israel and the United States.
Are they right?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom.
Ibrahim Fraihat – Associate Professor in international conflict resolution, Doha Institute for Graduate Studies.
Ahmed Al-Burai – Columnist & Middle East Political Commentator.
Khalil Jahshan – Executive Director, Arab Centre Washington DC, Former Middle East Analyst at Pepperdine University.
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