“This is our promise to parents who cry with longing for a child, that we will not sacrifice our children in a wheel of terror and abuse,” said Communications Director Fahrettin Altun.
“YPG continues to exploit children.” Sharing an English-language video with Turkish subtitles under the title, Altun shared the following on his Twitter account:
“It is our promise to parents who shed tears of longing for a child, that we will not sacrifice our children on wheels of terror and abuse.
And our struggle will continue with determination until we rescue our last child from the clutches of children, a treacherous terrorist organization PKK/YPG.”
In Fahrettin Altun’s post, “YPG continues to exploit children,” there was also an English-language video with Turkish subtitles.
The video in which a report was published by the United Nations reveals once again that the People’s Protection Units, the terrorist Kurdistan Workers’ Party, continues to collect children, and includes the following data:
“The People’s Protection Units make up the majority of the so-called Syrian Democratic Forces and are a partner of the United States in the coalition against ISIS.
According to the report, the number of children who have been proven to have been recruited by the People’s Protection Units is 318, and the number of children who have been proven to have been recruited by the People’s Protection Units.
The number of children recruited by the YPG is 99. YPG USA “The coalition partner of YPG is the women’s branches of the People’s Protection Units operating under the umbrella of the Syrian Democratic Forces.
According to verified figures, the Syrian Democratic Forces and its affiliated organizations are: responsible for 35 percent of the cases of child recruitment into the terrorist organization.
PKK/YPG continue to abuse children
Although the YPG and the Syrian Democratic Forces signed a joint action plan with the United Nations in June 2019 to end child abuse.
The video said that Turkey had repeatedly warned the international community of the danger posed to children by the PKK and its affiliate organizations.
It was confirmed in the video that many children were kidnapped and forcibly recruited by terrorist organization in southeastern Turkey.
It was recalled that the mothers of some of these children kidnapped by the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) were protesting in front of the Peoples’ Democratic Party Directorate in Diyarbakir.
It was indicated in the video that the HDP political party, which has close ties to the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) and its youth organization, serves as a means of recruitment for the PKK terrorist organization.
He stated that the pressure caused by the PKK protests led mothers in Diyarbakir to reunite more than 240 families with their children last year.
In the video, “Children are our future, and they must be protected from the clutches of terrorist groups, and Turkey will continue its strong struggle against the PKK and all kinds of terrorism.”