Speaker Mohamed al-Halbousi stressed the need to work to revive the tourist and
archaeological areas in all provinces and to prepare them to be fit for Iraqi
Receiving Minister of Culture Abdul Amir al-Hamdani on Tuesday, Halbousi noted the importance of openness to international organizations and the United Nations in this regard.
The meeting addressed activating cinemas and theaters through highlighting the positive qualities of the Iraqi personality. Halbousi affirmed full support to the Culture Ministry, adding that the requirements of the ministry will be considered in the new budget.
For his part, Hamdani said that the ministry seeks to communicate with unions and non-governmental organizations and work to create a cultural umbrella for all Iraqis.