Union of OIC News Agencies and Sputnik IA to cooperate in the information sphere

24 November 2021

On the sidelines of the annual meeting of the Group of Strategic Vision "Russia - Islamic World", which is currently held in Jeddah, a memorandum of cooperation between Union of OIC News Agencies and Sputnik Information Agency and Radio "Sputnik" was signed. It is worth noting that the agreement was preceded by a series of meetings organized by the Group of Strategic Vision with the support and direct participation of the Russian Mission to the OIC.


The main purpose of signing the memorandum is to activate joint work in the information sphere between Russia and the Islamic world, as well as holding consultations and training courses with involvement of 57 countries of the world.


The memorandum of agreement was signed on behalf of the Information Agency and Radio Sputnik by Vasily Pushkov, Director for International Cooperation of the Information Agency. On behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, Muhammad Al-Yami, Director-General of Union of OIC News Agencies, signed the document.



Ilmira Gafiyatullina

Photo: official site of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan