DIYARBAKIR. – Amedi theatre festival started in Diyarbakir, Turkey, and will last until May 6, 2012. As the Turkish ETHA informs, during the first day the audience enjoyed a performance entitled Genocide staged by Mesopotamia Dance group from Istanbul. During the performance episodes from different genocides were presented. The Mayor of Diyarbakir Osman Baydemir was also present during the performance.