Turkish Muslim Brotherhood Announces International Syria Conference

The Union of NGOs of the Islamic World (UNIW), an Turkish organization tied to the Global Muslim Brotherhood, has announced an International Syria Conference that was scheduled for January 26 in Istanbul. According to the announcement:

The Union of NGOs of the Islamic World is holding International Syria Conference on January 26, 2013 in Istanbul Gonen Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey. The conference will discuss the political, legal and humanitarian aspects of the 22 months long crisis in Syria. Besides representatives from Syrian National Coalition (SNC), academicians, think tanks, specialists, journalists will analyze the developments in Syria in various sessions.

Earlier posts have described the Syrian opposition umbrella group known as the National Coalition and the dominant influence of the Muslim Brotherhood within the group. A report by the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs (JCPA) describes the UNIW as follows (continue reading...)