Cairo, Syrian students harvested three medals during their participation in the activities of the 1st forum for students delegate in Egypt.
The forum was organized by Mansoura University in cooperation with the Central Administration for Foreign Students Affairs at the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education.
Younes al-Hussein ranked first and won the gold medal in the 50-meter breaststroke; al-Hussein also gained bronze in the 50-meter freestyle. Meanwhile student Ayman Ghassan got the bronze of chess.
The Syrian students, through their active participation in the forum, presented an honorable example of their country. al-Hussein said in statement to SANA reporter in Cairo.
He added that Syrian students always prove their ability to excel wherever they go.
850 students from different communities representing 10 Egyptian universities participated in the forum, which was held on January 26-28. The forum included sports, cultural, social, artistic and scientific activities.
Source: Syrian Arab News Agency