ANHA March 3, 2016
People’s Municipality of Afrin planted 5,000 saplings of 18 different species of trees throughout the city.
With the slogan of “A Lively Is a Natural Society”, People’s Municipality of Afrin managed to plant all those 5,000 saplings despite Turkish military shelling of the city.
The saplings were planted in parks, sidewalks, main streets, and central terminal. Among the saplings are “Balîsan”, “Mercan”, “Berkenda”, “Merx”, and some attractive species of flowers. The saplings were planted by 13 employees of the municipality.
In February, the city’s municipality also installed 100 new benches in 5 parks inside the city.