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Cycling Event Held in Damascus for Peace in Syria

2018/09/22 | 01:30

(Iraq Now News)- With 200 contestants of various age groups taking part, a cycling event for peace in Syria was organized in Damascus on Friday marking the World Peace Day.

The contestants set off from near the Umayyad Mosque, touring Damascus streets and ancient souks, crossing 8 kilometers before winding down in the Umayyad Square where the even was concluded with an artistic ceremony.

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