Thousands of protesters are in the streets today in Qamişlo, Amûde, Kobanî and other cities calling for the fall of the regime. Here’s a video from Qamişlo with the crowds screaming in Arabic, ‘The people want the fall of the regime!’ And another video here.
The video below is from Kobanî:
From Qamişlo there are reports that thirteen members of the Kurdish Democratic Party in Syria were arrested today. According to reports on Sûriye Nû, security forces also raided the homes of many activists in Qamişlo.
In Serê Kaniyê (Ras al-‘Ain) Saadoun Mahmoud Sheikhu, a recently released leader in the Azadî Party, and Mahmoud Amo, a member of the Political Committee of the Kurdish Yekîtî Party in Syria, addressed the crowds there in Arabic and Kurdish. They the demanded a halt to violations against demonstrators, the lifting of the siege on cities in the country and the release of all political prisoners. Another message was that the youth are the backbone of revolution and they thanked them for their participation in the struggle for freedom.