Jeddah (UNA) - Acting Director-General of the Union of News Agencies of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (UNA) Mohammed bin Abd Rabbo Al-Yami met with the Director-General of the Iraqi News Agency, Sattar Al-Ardawi, on the sidelines of the “Russia-Islamic World: Media Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Economic Prosperity” forum. Which concluded last Thursday in Kazan, Russia.
Al-Yami briefed the director of the Iraqi News Agency on the union's programs and vision to activate joint Islamic action in the field of media, and to promote the media industry and its institutions in the member states.
The two sides also discussed aspects of cooperation and confirmed the continuation of coordination between them in establishing joint programs and activities.
It is noteworthy that the forum “Russia-Islamic World: Media Cooperation for Sustainable Development and Economic Prosperity” was held jointly organized by the Union of News Agencies of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the Republic’s Tatmedia Agency for Press and Mass Communication in Tatarstan, and witnessed wide international participation from officials and media professionals in Russia. countries of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.