During June the PKK-affiliated Ciwanên Şoreşger organization/ Revolutionary Youth kidnapped 4 kids from areas controlled by the Syrian Democratic Forces.
A local source told Yekiti Media, “The Ciwanên Şoreşger organization of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party has kidnapped the minor boy Salah Yasin Alnjm 13 years old from Alhaska in 7 June 2023
And the Ciwanên Şoreşger organization has kidnapped the boy Mohammad Ahmed 14 years old from Kobane in 11 June 2023, and he lives in Girke Lege town.
And in Aleppo city the Ciwanên Şoreşger organization has kidnapped the girl Robin Qaso, 17 years old, in 28 May 2023. and she lives in Shikh Maqsod neighborhood.
And a reporter of Yekiti Media said:“The Ciwanên Şoreşger organization of the Kurdistan Workers’ Party has kidnapped the minor girl Hevy Mahmod 13 years old from Qamshlo city. in 15 June 2023, After the protest of the family of the girl, Hevy, in front of the Revolutionary Youth Center in the city of Qamishlo, she was returned to her home the next day.
The commander of the Syrian Democratic Forces, Mazloum Abdi (at that time), signed with the United Nations representative for children and armed conflict, Virginia Gamba, in 2019 a commitment plan to end and prevent the recruitment of children under the age of 18 and not to use them in military action.
Many families are afraid of announcing the abduction of the Revolutionary Youth (Ciwanên Şoreşger) for their children, for fear of retaliation by the PYD and PKK militants, and many of them resort to working to return their children through mediation and paying sums of money in this regard.
It should be noted that the kidnapping of the PKK-affiliated (Ciwanên Şoreşger) organization aims, according to observers, to brainwash them and instruct them on the ideas of the PKK, recruit them and transfer them to the party’s camps in Şengal and Qandil.