Sulaimani launches first International Literature Festival
On Sunday, December 26, Sulaimani launched the governorate's first International Festival for International Literature.

Several poets and authors from the Kurdistan Region, Iraq, and other countries have participated in the festival.

Mohsen Adib, the head of Sulaimani's Culture and Arts directorate, stated in a press conference, "the festival is a stepping stone for the Kurdish literature toward universality."

He asserted, "the festival attracts many studies and researches that might contribute to improving the status of the [Kurdish] language,"

The festival will last 3 days, encompassing six meetings in which a set of studies and researches about literature, poetry, and theatre will be presented to the attendance.

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