Fidan Kobanê: Our resistance will succeed

KOBANE – YPJ Commander Fidan Kobanê talked during the July 19 Festival attended by thousands Rojava people and she said that the resistance will succeed that the Kurdish people have got many great acquirements.

July 19 Festival starts in Kobanê with the participation of thousands of people. Legislative Assembly Co-chair Hekem Xelo, Education Council Co-chair Salih Ebdo, Democratic Autonomous Administration in Girê Spî, Movement for a Democratic Society (TEV-DEM) Assembly members, the Democratic Syrian Parliament Co-chair İlham Ehmed, Northern Syria Democratic Federation Co-chair Hediye Yusuf, Manbij Democratic Civilian Administration Co-chairs Farûq El-Maşî and Zeyneb Qember were among the people attended the festival. Many YPG/YPJ fighters also attended the festival.

‘Kurdish people have got many great acquirements’

After one minute’s silence for all those who lost their lives in the struggle for democracy and freedom, the festival continued with concerts and folklore show. After the military ceremony, YPJ Commander Fidan Kobanê began to talk. Fidan celebrated the 5th anniversary of the July 9 Revolution and she said, “The Kurdish people have got such great acquirements thanks to the idea and philosophy of the Kurdish people’s Leader Abdullah Öcalan.”

“Turkey should remember Deash gangs’ defeat in Kobanê. Efrin will also resist against occupying Turkish state and its gangs and they will succeed,” said Fidan.