The unfortunate incident that took place in Qamishlo must not hinder the political solution.

  • September 15, 2018 | Press Releases


To the public!


On September 8th, an unfortunate clash broke out between the Asayish and the regime forces in the city of Qamishlo, leading to a number of dead and injured on both sides. Also, it created an atmosphere of tension and stress in the city of Qamishlo.


As a General Command of the People's Protection Units, we extend condolences to the families of the victims and express our deep sorrow over what happened. In that same time, we confirm that as YPG, we also have opened an investigation concerning incident. The results of the investigation will be revealed as soon as it will be completed. We call both sides to calm down and take the general interest as a starting point in the search for solutions.

Once again, we express our deepest condolences to the families of the victims and our wishes for the fast recovery of the wounded.



YPG spokesperson Nuri Mahmud

September 15, 2018