Red Cross to continue humanitarian operations in Aleppo — spokespersonWorld December 06, 21:09
Russia proposes UN to be venue for discussing world’s controversial anti-doping systemSport December 06, 21:04
Dialogue on Germany’s initiative for armed control depends on NATO — diplomatRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 06, 20:57
Mikhail Saakashvili says he seeks to change Ukraine’s political classWorld December 06, 20:46
Defense minister promises 2017 World Military Games in Sochi to be held 'at highest level'Military & Defense December 06, 20:37
Syrian army takes control of another 5 districts in eastern Aleppo — ministryWorld December 06, 20:13
Turkish PM Yildirim’s exclusive op-ed for TASS on relations with RussiaWorld December 06, 19:58
Lawmaker says Jagland asked Duma speaker not to set conditions for Russia’s return to PACERussian Politics & Diplomacy December 06, 19:09
Merkel calls for Islamic veils banWorld December 06, 18:44
LONDON, May 21 (Itar-Tass) —— A session of the Presidium of the World Council of News Agencies was held on Monday, May 21, at the head office of the British Press Association news agency, with the executives of the world's leading mass communication media participating.
The Russian side at the session was represented by Mikhail Gusman, First Deputy Director-General of Itar-Tass.
The heads of leading news agencies discussed the preparation of the News Agency World Congress in Al-Riyadh on November 17-21. They decided to invite members of leading printed and electronic mass media in the Middle East to attend the forum.
The participants in the session also discussed issues concerning coordination of the activities of the leading suppliers of information to print and electronic media.
Special attention was paid to the preparation of the II World Media Summit to be held in Moscow on July 4-7.
The heads of news agencies expressed interest in participating in this forum.