Moscow A media delegation, headed by Director General of the Union of OIC News Agencies (UNA) Issa Khaireh Robleh, participated in the International Research and Practice Conference held Monday in the Russian capital Moscow, under the theme of Ways to achieve inter-religious peace: the role of theologians.
The delegation comprised officials of the Information Department of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the Union's member news agencies, as well as the Egyptian Middle East News Agency (MENA) and the Ivorian News Agency (AIP). This participation falls within the Media Delegation Program launched by UNA in the Tunisian capital, Tunis, in June 2018 and made its second trip to Azerbaijan in October 2018.
Co-organizers of the conference included the Spiritual Assembly of Muslims of Russia; the Council for Interaction with Religious Associations under the President of the Russian Federation; the Russian Orthodox Church; the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society; the Russian Association for Protection of Religious Freedom; the Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences; the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO). The event will be held with assistance from the Fund to Support Islamic Culture, Science and Education.
More than 200 religious, political, media, intellectual figures from over 40 countries participated in the one-day event.
Source: International Islamic News Agency