The Kurdistan press syndicate held on Wednesday a celebration on Kurdistan Press Day to honor 12 media men, who work for Iraqi, Arab and foreign agencies, including Aswat al-Iraq news agency editor-in-chief, Zuhair al-Jazaeri.
The celebration, which was held in the Media hall in Arbil, was attended by Culture Minister Kawah Mahmoud and President of the syndicate Ferhad Aouni.
The syndicate celebrates every year on the occasion of the establishment of the Kurdish press in 1898.
The minister praised the role played by the journalists in the region.
Zuhair al-Jazaeri was honored for his neutral work and the credibility of his press message
( Aswat Al Iraq )