It is Essential to Promote Sportspersons, new Talents as well as Developing Sports Facilities, President Says


President Salih met today at the Baghdad Palace with the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Adnan Dirjal.
During the meeting, the President asserted the importance of boosting energies and talents of the youths. To do so, we have to provide all the conditions and requirements through the development of sports facilities in addition to providing suitable opportunities for creative young people, developing their possibilities.
 This will lead to uplift the reality of the sport, cement State's reputation in the international sporting forums as well as encouraging to help honor the outstanding sportspersons who clinched victory and made the achievements, he added.
His Excellency the President was briefed by Mr. Dirjal about the functioning of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and its plans which were set up to develop the sport sectors.
In the same vein, President Salih affirmed that he will enhance and promote all the measures that could improve the reality situation of Iraqi sports, rehabilitate and give care to the youth as well as giving the opportunity to the talents and outstanding sportspersons to achieve their aspirations.