Wednesday, February 13, the Russian news Agency and radio Sputnik signed a cooperation agreement with the Palestinian news Agency Wafa. This was reported by RIA Novosti.
Sputnik was represented by first Deputy editor Sergei Kochetkov, the Palestinian news Agency WAFA on his part, Chairman of the Board of WAFA, the General curator of the official organs of the Palestinian authority, Ahmad Assaf. The official ceremony was also attended by the head of the Palestinian authority Mahmoud Abbas.
Also RIA Novosti reported the signing of a Memorandum of cooperation between RT and teleradiocommittee of the Palestinian authority.
The Memorandum provides for the exchange of content, joint projects, participation in key events of the two countries, exchange of experience.
Note that RIA Novosti calls Mahmoud Abbas the President of Palestine.