AL-HASAKAH – Arab fighters said that they have realized the truth of women, and got to know the right meaning of freedom after joining the SDF, and appealed to all women who are still victims of the obsolete traditions and customs to join their ranks.
The” SDF Şehîd Arîn Academy” have initiated a new course of training for Arab women in January 28, the course is still underway and includes Arab women from Manbij, al-Hasakah, al-Şedadê, and Deir ez-Zor cities.
The fighters having joined the course, they are receiving now military and intellectual courses about women history, and many other subjects.
A fighter undertakes preparing lunch for the fighters group, during the break the group would help with food and other works.
After a two-hour break, fighters go back to continue their lessons, at 16:00 fighters head for the yard to play volleyball.
In the evening, some fighters read books while others prefer watching documentaries.
Stêrk Hasakah, one of the fighters said” I strongly believe in the SDF as these forces have achieved the long-awaited freedom for the Syrians”. Stêrk explained that the obsolete traditions have deprived women of their simplest right; to live freely.
Stêrk pointed out that women, thousands of years ago, had discovered agriculture and crafts, but the obsolete regimes and the masculine community have deprived her from her rights, Stêrk also said that they have finally realized the true meaning of freedom which lies in the thinking and to be a master of oneself.
The fighter Sara Kobani from Manbij city said” after Manbij was liberated from ISIS mercenaries, I saw the sacrifices the fighters offered, these fighters have been my example, so I resolved on joining the SDF to take part in the liberation of all regions held by ISIS.
About the aim of training Sara said” my aim is liberating all women who have been victims of the obsolete traditions that have been imposed on them, at this point I remember a leader Ocalan’s saying” a free woman means a free society”.