(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) KUWAIT, Aug 1 (KUNA) -- Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Information for Press and Publications Sector Mohammad Al-Awash confirmed on Thursday that the ministry has prepared special programs to shed light on the 29th anniversary of the brutal Iraqi invasion of Kuwait highlighting the Kuwaitis' sacrifices.
Al-Awash, head of the media discourse committee, said in a press statement that the ministry is keen to highlight the Kuwaitis' contributions and sacrifices during the brutal Iraqi invasion of the country, in addition to their adherence to their legitimate leadership and resisting the occupation with spirit, blood and civil disobedience.
He added that the Kuwaiti people, in commemoration of the brutal Iraqi invasion anniversary that falls on Friday, recall with pride the pure souls that presented themselves and their blood as a sacrifice for Kuwait.
He also recalled with pride the prisoners who struck the finest examples of redemption, giving and the heroic role played by the Kuwaiti people and honorable residents in civil disobedience to occupation, social solidarity and the administration of important State facilities during the brutal aggression.
He pointed out that citizens applaud the great role played by the legitimate leadership during the liberation of Kuwait, in addition to the honorable efforts of brothers and friends in this regard, which will remain in the memory of every Kuwaiti.
On the plan of the Ministry of Information Program on this painful anniversary, Al-Awash said that 24 hour TV and radio broadcast will be dedicated to the 29th anniversary of the brutal Iraqi invasion.
He pointed to the cooperation and coordination with the Blood Bank to carry out a blood donation campaign on this day in reference to the Kuwaiti blood, which was shed by the Kuwaiti on their land during the invasion, indicating that the campaign will be broadcast via radio and television studios in the blood bank during a live broadcast and continuous news reports.(end).