The Department of Arabic Language at the Dijlah University College organized a celebration on
the occasion of the International Day of the Arabic Language, on Monday 23/12/2019, in the
College’s Occasions Grand Auditorium.
The ceremony was opened with a reading from the Holy Koran, playing of the national anthem,
and then reciting of Surat Al-Fatihah, in memory of the martyrs of Iraq
. Professor Ibrahim Saeed the Dean of the College welcomed the audience emphasizing the
necessity of preserving the language and its aesthetic values in the educational institutions.
Professor Ali Jamil Abbas, Head of the Arabic Language Department at Dijlah University
College praise the students of the department, especially of the first stage for their distinct
contribution to the ceremony.
The students participated in reading poems illustrating the importance of the Arabic language.