Massawa, 10 February 2024 – The official ceremony marking the 34th anniversary of Operation Fenkil was conducted today, 10 February, with great enthusiasm under the theme “Fenkil: Tunes of Liberation.”
In attendance at the ceremony were President Isaias Afwerki, Ministers, Government and PFDJ officials, Army Commanders, and a number of nationals. Ms. Asmeret Abraha, the Governor of the Northern Red Sea region, stated that the commemoration of Fenkil Operation is a solemn occasion where the Eritrean people honor the significant sacrifices made for national independence and the defense of national sovereignty. She emphasized the importance of thwarting external conspiracies aimed at derailing the country’s development progress.
Ms. Zeineb Omar, Chairperson of the Holidays Coordinating Committee in the Northern Red Sea region, praised those who contributed to the colorful commemorative event.
The 34th anniversary commemoration of Operation Fenkil features a variety of activities, including sports competitions, general knowledge competition, educational seminars, and exhibitions showcasing photographs and sculptures. Additionally, the event aims to foster community gatherings that will enhance the overall commemorative experience.