On 6 March 2016 in Jakarta the capital of Indonesia the delegation of Tajikistan headed by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Sirodjidin Aslov has participated at the Ministerial Preparatory Meeting to the Fifth Extraordinary OIC Summit on Palestine and Al-Quds Al-Sharif.

During the Ministerial Meeting the draft Declaration and Resolution of Jakarta to be approved on the Fifth Extraordinary OIC Summit on Palestine and Al-Quds Al-Sharif on 7 March, have been discussed.

Within the framework of the Ministerial Preparatory Meeting the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan  Sirodjidin Aslov held a bilateral meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia Retno Marsudi, where Parties have exchanged their views on further strengthening of bilateral relations. The Ministers also discussed prospective of bilateral cooperation development and pointed out the necessity of holding the next Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee on economic and trade cooperation.

The issues of cooperation within the framework of United Nations and other international and regional organizations have been discussed as well. At the end of the meeting a press conference was held, where the two ministers were able to answer various questions.

On the second half of the day the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Tajikistan  Sirodjidin Aslov have met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Afghanistan Salohiddin Rabbani. The Parties exchanged their views on various issues of cooperation, in particular the border issues, as well as noted the necessity of taking joint efforts in combating modern challenges and threats.