The holy city of Mashhad will be the host of five international congress on martyrdom and sacrifice in 2017.
According to the news headquarters of Islamic cultural capital-Mashhad 2017, this announcement was made by Abedin Abedi Moghadam, general manager of the foundation of martyrs and veterans affairs, who explained the details of the event.
The congress on martyrdom and sacrifice in 2017 will be held during March 5th-12th in the presence of domestic and international guests and the primary consultations were made for the presence of Dr. Rouhani, the president of Iran.
During this event, mothers of martyrs of the Islamic world will visit Behesht-e Reza on March 9th and will raise the flag of holy shrine in this sacred location.
On March 12th, which is the day of martyrdom, an international congress will be held in Mashhad to honor the mothers and spouses of martyrs of the Islamic world. In addition, Dr. Ali Larijani will have a speech during this event.
In addition, three international programs on martyrdom and sacrifice will be held in the holy city of Mashhad in 2017-2018.
According to Abedi Moghadam, the congress on Mena martyrs is one of the programs of this event, which will be held to commemorate the martyrs and strengthen the unity and solidarity of the Muslims in the Islamic world.
Furthermore, the congresses on Defender Martyrs Shrine and on revolutionists of the Islamic world are some of the other programs of this event in 2017.