Bush had shunned it as an ineffective dictators' club. Obama's team pledges to work from within to 'improve' it.
A meeting to judge progress on racism is likely to be captive to Israeli-Palestinian and Islamic defamation issues.
A prominent Muslim scholar in Saudi Arabia has warned that those using alcohol-based biofuels in their cars could be committing a sin.
A deal with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front to expand a Muslim autonomous area would have created an illegal partition, the Supreme Court ruled.
Muslims have protested Danish and Dutch actions they see as insulting to Islam.