The 19th International 23rd of April Children’s Festival being organised within the framework of the 23rd April National Sovereignty and Children’s Day is underway.
A cortège made up of children who are taking part in this year’s festivities walked from Kuğulu Park to the Republic’s Assembly.
There, the Minister of National Education and Culture Ozdemir Berova and the Speaker of the TRNC parliament Sibel Siber delivered speeches highlighting the significance of the day.
Following the speeches, a torch was lit followed by the releasing of balloons under the slogan “all children are brothers and sisters”.
Meanwhile, the Minister Ozdemir Berova received children who are in the TRNC as guest participants for the 19th International 23rd of April Children’s Festival.