Palestinian child festival opened [Archives:2004/714/Community]

February 23 2004

Activities of the 4th Palestinian Child Festival were on 19 Feb. opened at the Cultural Center in Sana'a.
The festival was organized by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in cooperation with the Palestine Women Committee.
The festival included 16 activities reflecting the lives of Palestinian children in their homeland and the trauma that children of war suffer.
Addresses delivered at the festival expressed the necessity of action to be taken for the support of the Palestinian people and to render various forms of assistance to them.
The festival's opening ceremony was attended by Yemeni Parliament Speaker Sheikh Abdullah bin Hussein al-Ahmar and a number of political parties and organizations.