YPS-JIN: ‘There will be revenge for all murdered women’
COLEMÊRG – Gever YPS-JIN promised that they will raise the resistance of women and this year’s March 8, International Women’s Day will be the year of resistance. YPS-JIN said, «The revenge of mourdered women whose bodies were exhibited, burned and thrown in the middle of streets will be taken.»
Women founded Women’s Civil Defense Forces (YPS-JIN) by not leaving their lands against state forces’s siege which has continued for months. The women have continued to resist with YPS-JIN. Zana Gever, a member of YPS-JIN, said that they dedicated March 8, International Women’s Day in loving memory of murdered women whose bodies were exhibited despite martial law in Kurdistan.
«Male mentality which burned women tens years ago, still continues to burn and kill women. We, as YPS-JIN, will be a response to this massacre by going out to the streets. Today is the day to come together by rising up against the system and masculine mindset. Today is the women’s organization day. Women mustn’t stay at home. We, as women, will stop this massacre. We will continue to say Women, life and freedom.» said Zana.
Meanwhile, Arin Gever, another member of YPS-JIN, pointed out that March 8, International Women’s Day must be celebrated more glorious im memory of murdered women. She called women by saying, » We, as YPS-JIN, are leading the struggle which has been carried out now. We wish a happy March 8, International Women’s Day, to all the revolutionary and laboring women We will rise up our resistance further on behalf of the memory of every murdered woman. All women must take to the streets without exception of Kurds and Turks. Women will break the chains of fascism.»
«This year’s March 8, International Women’s Day will be all women’s resistance year. We give our word to all Kurdish women that we will resist in the cities like in Rojava. We have to resist for a beter future. We call all women to join YPS-JIN. Long live the struggle of March 8.» said Nujin Alezer.