Northern and Eastern Syrian women's assembly to be founded
Arab, Kurdish, Syriac, Armenian, Chaldean, Chechen and Circassian women are attending the congress in their traditional clothes.
The Northern and Eastern Syrian women's assembly held its founding congress in Amude.
The congress is held in a hall in the Amude district of the Qamishlo Canton under the motto "The union of free women is the guarantee of democratic Syria". It includes women's representatives from all peoples of the region.
Banners were put up in the congress hall that read "Free women's voice is the guarantee for freedom" and "Defending women's freedom is defending values created by martyrs".
Posters of Female Domestic Security Forces, YPJ fighters, international revolutionary women and female martyrs of the Kurdish Freedom Movement were also put up.
Arab, Kurdish, Syriac, Armenian, Chaldean, Chechen and Circassian women are attending the congress in their traditional clothes. A delegation of 13 members also attends from Southern Kurdistan.
YPJ, Domestic Security Forces and Syriac Women's Defense Forces were also present in the congress as military institutions.
The opening speech was given by Kongreya Star Coordination member Foza Yusif. The congress continues.