Syrian Kurds declare autonomy

Syrian Kurds have expectedly annonunced their autonomy in northern Syria's Qamishli.

Syrian Kurds declare autonomy

World Bulletin / News Desk

Syrian Kurds has declared an autonomous state in the northern Syria.

The admisntration was named Cizre Canton and will have 20 different ministers.

The capital of the government wil be in the city of Qamishli, with Ekrem Heso serving as president.

About a month ago, Salih Muslim, the leader of Syria’s most dominant Kurdish party, the Democratic Union Party (PYD), announced that Syrian Kurds are looking to establish three separate autonomous federal states in the country’s north.

The two other provinces are excepted to be Kobani and Afrin.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 22 Ocak 2014, 09:56