Preparation to commemorate Operation Fenkil

The Director General of Culture and Sports in the Northern Red Sea Region, Ms. Zeineb Omar indicated that the 32nd anniversary of Operation Fenkil will be observed from 11 to 13 February under the theme “FINKIL: Embodiment of Heroism of Generations”.

Ms. Zeineb stated that the commemoration event will be highlighted with various programs including sports competitions, seminars, interviews, photo exhibition, and cultural programs as well as laying wreath at the Martyrs Cemetery.

Ms. Zeineb also said that internationally recognized half marathon competition will be conducted in which athletes from Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Sudan, Sudan and Tanzania will take part.

Ms. Zeineb noted that all the programs will be conducted taking into account the restrictions issued to combat the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.

Source: Ministry of Information Eritrea