Arab League Session - File Photo
CAIRO - 2 November 2017: The general secretariat of the Arab League will organize the 22nd symposium for the heads of training authorities in the Armed Forces of the Arab countries under Egypt.
The event will study and approve the issue of using media in serving the Armed Forces and its achievements. The issue was previously tackled by the heads of the training authorities in their preparatory meeting held in May.
In a statement issued on Thursday, the Head of the AL's Arab Affairs and National Security Sector Khalil al Zawadi stressed the importance of this five-day symposium, asserting that the media had a great impact on crystallizing intellectual trends, public opinion of peoples as well as their political and social concepts.
He stressed the need that the Armed Forces benefit from the role of media in serving and protecting the national security of the Arab countries, noting that the media are used by the countries.