VGTRK and Al Jazeera agreed to exchange news and documentaries, reports "Interfax" on Wednesday, April 29.
Press Service VGTRK reported that the Arabic TV channel Al-Jazeera (headquartered in Qatar) is interested in access to television news material and the Russian company. For the talks in Moscow came the general director of Al-Jazeera Vadah Khanfar. In turn, the Russian side is interested in the opportunity to show their own documentary films in the Al-Jazeera. "
As the "Interfax", the audience channel Al-Jazeera is about 150 million people living in the Arab States, and about 250 million households a potential English-speaking audience.