TWMCC Secretary General Meets with Head of Department of International Cooperation Directorate for Russia Today
HE Dr Mohamed Bechari, Secretary-General of The World Muslim Communities Council, has met with Asya Samoilova, Head of Department of International Cooperation Directorate for Russia Today, in the Russian capital, Moscow, on Sunday, 18 December
During the meeting, both sides have discussed the mechanism for enhancing joint cooperation in the field of media to introduce the activities of the Muslim community in Russia. They also discussed issues of coexistence, emphasising the national state, citizenship and integration, as well as settling the concepts of religious, ethnic and cultural pluralism, in order to achieve cooperation and solidarity for the benefit of nations around the world.
Both sides have also discussed ways to formulate scientific, academic and rehabilitation programmes, to confront extremism and isolationism through hard work, to achieve contemporary jurisprudence within the tolerant Islamic Sharia, and in line with Muslim communities’ people’s conditions in the countries they live in, as well as seeking to enhance the positive role of Muslims in various places in the world.
The World Muslim Communities Council is an international non-governmental organisation, that was established on 8 May, 2018, in Abu Dhabi. It includes more than 900 Islamic organisations and institutions from 142 countries. It is a think tank for helping organisations and associations operating in Muslim communities, renewing their thinking, improving their performance, and coordinating its joint work.