Stay informed with our    e-mail newsletter
Your e-mail adress

Al-Qamishli: Tear gas used against demonstrators

KURDWATCH, November 28, 2011—Nationwide protests on November 25, 2011 again resulted in numerous dead and injured. Throughout the country, demonstrators united under the slogan »The free army protects me« took to the streets to demand the fall of the regime. Demonstrations also took place in al-Qamishli, ʿAmudah, Darbasiyah, and Raʾs al-ʿAyn (Serê Kaniyê). In addition, a pro-Assad demonstration organized by the Syrian government took place in al-Qamishli. In al-Qamishli security forces used tear gas against the demonstrators. Several people are said to have been arrested. In ʿAmudah, once again two parallel demonstrations took place. Representatives and supporters of the Kurdish Patriotic Conference in Syria organized one of the demonstrations, independent youth groups organized the other.


www.kurdwatch.org -  © 2009 - 2015 [ E-Mail: info@kurdwatch.org ]