The International University holds a signing ceremony of a book by Lebanese Journalist “Hussein Murtada”
In cooperation with the Deanship of Student Affairs at the International University for Science and Technology and the National Union of Syrian Students, the signing ceremony of the book “Lessons from the Psychological War in Syria” by the Lebanese Journalist Mr. Hussein Murtada, was held today in the presence of Prof. Dr. Faisal Al Abbas, the president of the university, his both vices: Prof. Dr. Sharif Al-Ashkar Vice President for Administrative Affairs and Dean of Student Affairs, and Dr. Mohammed Maarouf, Vice President for Scientific Research, deans of faculties, heads of departments and faculty members, Mr. Samer Al-Koumi, Director of Activities at the University, the Head of the National Union of Syrian Students Eng. Fayez Estefan, Office members, and a wide audience of students.
The ceremony began with a minute of silence for the martyrs, followed by the national anthem of the Syrian Arab Republic. The ceremony then was opened with a short speech by colleague Joseph Georgy, a member of the leadership of the union branch at the University / Head of the Information, Media and Culture Office.
Eng. Mr. Omar Al-Jiba’i, a member of the Executive Office of the National Union of Syrian Students, head of the Central Office for Culture and Media, delivered a welcoming speech in which he praised the efforts of the university and hospitality and reception. During the meeting, Mr. Hussein Murtada gave an overview of the global war on Syria, he highlighted on several issues in the field of psychological and soft war and the effect of social media during the war, he also talked about the impact of the unfair siege imposed by the Western countries on the Syrian people, in order to influence and achieve gains that they failed to achieve during the military conflict.
Mr. Murtada also praised the sacrifices made by our brave armed forces to liberate Syria from terrorism and the resistance of the Syrian people in facing terrorism.
Later, Mr. Hussein Murtada received the shield of the International University by the President of the University, Prof. Dr. Faisal Al Abbas, and the shield of the National Union of Syrian Students / International University Branch by Engineer Fayez Estefan.
The event was concluded with Hussein Murtada, signing several copies of his book for students and participants.