2003 News Story

Islamic information ministers meet in Cairo

Minister of Information Dr. Fuad Al-Farsi is in Cairo for the sixth meeting of information ministers of the Organization of the Islamic Conference, which began today. In his address, Dr. Al-Farsi urged increased cooperation among Islamic countries to meet the ongoing prejudiced media campaigns that are distorting the image of Islam. He called on the mass media organs of the Muslim world to stress the need for a peaceful solution for the Iraqi crisis in accordance with the relevant United Nations resolutions.