Added time: 16 May 2014, Friday 17:14
First refugge camp in Rojava
A refugee camp has been established in the village of Hekmiyê, located 6 km to the Derik city of West Kurdistan, to host those left homeless as a result of the attacks of gang groups.
Three hundred tents are being set up in the first refugee camp in Rojava.
The opening of the camp was attended by Cizire Canton's Minister for Social Affairs Dijwar Ehmed,
his deputies Newroz Mihemed and Ebdullah Hiso as well as members of the aid committees of Derik, Girke Lege and Çilaxa cities.
Speaking at the opening, Cizire Canton's Minister for Social Affairs Dijwar Ehmed stressed that the Democratic Autonomous Administration will be using every means available to meet all the needs of the refugees.