On Thursday 9th September, IKUC Department of Media in the cooperation with the Public Relations held a poetry festival entitled “Victory Joy” for supporting the Iraqi security forces and the public mobilization in the presence the teaching staff, students and a group of poets.
The festival was started with reciting Quranic verses and playing the Iraqi national anthem. The head of the Media Dept. gave a speech about the founding anniversaries of the army and police and praised the victories and scarifies made for serving the home.
Two papers were presented by the Media Dept. teaching staff: the first one was by Dr. Ali Yoda and entitled “National Media is a victory strategy in the field” and the other paper was by Dr. Asia Khudher and entitled “War Press Reporter is a media activity”. Then, Dr. Sadiq Hassan gave a speech about the positive role of conveying the facts in the battle fields and the necessity of obliging with objectivity and of avoiding the rumors promotion. In this regard, Dr. Wesam Ghali appreciated the commitment to the professional standards to cover the news from the battle fields and the role of the satellite channels in enhancing and encouraging the spirits of the armed forces.
The festival was concluded with many poems supporting the heroes of all types of security forces who have been protecting the homeland and holy places.