Opening of the 13th Erbil International Book Fair

10/10/2018 - 18:08 Published in News/Kurdistan

The Erbil International Book Fair was opened in the Kurdistan Region on Wednesday with the participation of 300 publishing houses and international, Arab and Iraqi cultural institutions.

The deputy director general of printing and publishing books in the Ministry of Culture and Youth in the Kurdistan Region, Niyan Ahmed said : Most of the titles in the Fair are philosophical, literary and historical.

The Fair , which lasts for 10 days, is attended by about 200 printing and publishing institutions from more than 30 countries.

She pointed out that the authorities responsible for the Fair , banned books that contribute to the spread of intellectual terrorism.