Damascus, SANA- Cartoonist Raed Khalil won the special prize at the 7th International Ferizaj Festival in Kosovo, with the participation of 1450 pictures for 260 cartoonist from 53 countries from all over the world.
Khalil’s winning picture depicts the topic of myths in our world, and how some societies see it by relying on inherited phenomena and cases within a sarcastic and critical style.
Khalil seeks through his critical drawings to shed light on social, humanitarian and national issues and the positive and negative aspects of life and society worldwide.
Cartoonist Khalil was born in 1973. He is a cartoonist in al-Baath newspaper and the Syrian Television. He participated in many international exhibitions and won many awards and certificates of appreciation.
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