On April 2nd, 2016, a delegation of the Bible Society led by Dr. Michael Bassous General Secretary / Chief Executive Officer of the Bible Society Lebanon [Syria & Iraq] and by Mr. Nabil Omiesh Program Director of the Bible Society in Iraq visited the headquarters of Ishtar TV located in Ankawa in the Iraqi Kurdistan.
The delegation met with Ishtar TV General Manager Mr. Razmik Mradian and the head of departments. Mr. Mradian introduced to the Bible Society delegation the activities and coverage of Ishtar TV and the parties agreed that Ishtar TV would cover the Bible day that will be organized by the Bible Society in Iraq the first week of September 2016. The Bible Society would also provide relevant programs to Ishtar TV from its own co-productions.
Ishtar TV is widely watched by Christian Iraqis both inside and outside Iraq.