5,000 participants in RoR conference in Damascus
|Sunday, November 16,2008 15:48|
Rihab Mikahal, the director of the international forum on the Palestinian refugees" right of return, has announced that the inaugural session of the conference would be held in the Faiha palace in Damascus due to the increasing number of participants.
She said in a press statement that the change of the location of the inauguration session was due to the big number of participants who exceeded 5,000 coming from 60 Arab, Islamic and foreign countries.
The director underlined that prominent figures on the Arab and international levels would be attending the event, scheduled to take place on November 23-24.
Mikahal said that the forum would include lectures, seminars and workshops in addition to exhibitions on Palestinian refugees within and outside Palestine and poetic recitals and artistic events.