Riyadh (UNA-OIC) – The Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) signed here on Wednesday a memorandum of joint cooperation with the King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies (KFCRIS).
The memorandum, which was signed by Acting IMCTC Secretary-General Maj. Gen. Mohammed bin Saeed Al-Moghedi and Deputy KFCRIS Secretary-General Turki Mohammed Alshuwaier, falls within the framework of joint cooperation between the coalition and Arab, Islamic and international organizations and centers.
Al-Moghedi stressed that the signing of this memorandum comes within the framework of strengthening the strategic partnership between the IMCTC and KFCRIS. He added that the memo also embodies the local, regional and international leading role of the two parties in fighting violent extremism as well as combating terrorism and its financing, and promoting the shared vision between them.
It is worth noting that the IMCTC includes 41 member states working together to coordinate and intensify their efforts in the international war against extremism and terrorism. Member states also join international efforts aimed at preserving international peace and security.