The Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives, Dr. Bashir Al-Haddad, accompanied by Dr. Mayada Mohammed Al-Najjar, member of the Council, visited today Sunday 1/19/2020 Kurdistan Satellite channel Building in the Governorate of Erbil on the occasion of blowing out its candle (21), wishing its technical and administrative staff more sparkle and success, Stressing the importance of continuing to work in a manner befitting the technical standing of this distinguished channel.Al-Haddad indicated, during a meeting with the head of the KTV institution , Mr. Karwan Akri, that the Kurdistan Satellite Channel is the mother of the Kurdistan media, as it is the first channel for satellite broadcasting since 1999 until now. It is an important institution among the Kurdish media, and has accompanied events and spread a culture of peaceful coexistence and the preservation of the Kurdish house and the democratic experience in Kurdistan.
Adding his Eminence : “It is the first Iraqi channel that has paid attention to all components of the Iraqi people through TV programs and curricula that highlight the Turkoman, Syriac, Persian and Turkish national heritage, and its speech is moderate and patriotic.”, He explained in the context of the conversation that this satellite channel is since its inception and has become a bridge of communication between the region and the rest of the Iraqi governorates and the Diaspora through its offices in the provinces.
For his part, Mr. Karwan Akre, President of the Kurdistan Televsion institution, expressed his happiness with visiting the Deputy Speaker of the Federal Parliament and it comes with the aim of providing moral support to the institution for progress, development and creativity in the field of the purposeful and professional media, while thanking for his presence, his constant keenness in following up and his direct interest in the media.
Media office of the Deputy Speaker of the Iraqi Council of Representatives
January 19, 2020