MINSK, 30 November (BelTA) - The Executive Committee of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) has hosted consultations of the information agencies of the ministries of foreign affairs of the CIS countries, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Belarusian delegation was headed by Anatoly Glaz, Head of the Information and Digital Diplomacy Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The participants of the meeting exchanged opinions and practical experience on information support of major domestic and foreign policy events held in the CIS and interaction with mass media in modern conditions, and outlined steps for information support of significant events in the CIS.
A separate topic of the consultations was the coordination of approaches on international platforms in the context of countering attempts to rewrite history.
Representatives of the information agencies discussed possibilities for responding to the dissemination of deliberately false information and considered the prospects for further development of cooperation between the national mass media, including in various formats of experience exchange, training and professional development.