By John Lee.
Iraq's Ministry of Education has launched Madrasty, a new educational TV channel.
The channel will be broadcast via satellite from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day.
There will also be a facility for students to contact their teachers by phone.
The Head of Iraq Educational TV, Ahmed Adil, said the new service aims to provide equal opportunities to all students.
(Source: Govt of Iraq)