2nd PYD Women’s Congress of Cizîr Canton begins

QAMISHLO –2nd PYD Women’s Congress of Cizîr Canton has begun with the participation of 200 delegates.

2nd PYD Women’s Congress of Cizîr Canton being held at Rojava University located in Qamishlo city of Cizîr Canton with the motto, “Free Women are the Guarantee of Democratic Syria” has begun. The Democratic Union Party (PYD) Co-chair Asya Abdullah, Cizîr Canton Co-chair Hêva Erebo, Democratic Federation Assembly Co-chair Hediye Yûsif and 200 female delegates have participated in the congress. The posters of PKK Leader Abdullah Öcalan and those who lost their lives in the resistance of Rojava have been hanged in the congress hall.

After one minute’s silence in remembrance of those who lost their lives in the struggle for democracy and peace, the congress started. The congress continues with the speech of Asya Abdullah.