A s one of activities series undertaken by the democratic society movement in western Kurdistan to entrench the principle of democratic self-management and building of the popular councils in all villages and towns of western Kurdistan, Popular Council elections began on last Saturday in “Derona Aggie” village which related to ‘’Gerke Lagie’’ town.
At the end of voting process ,election commission for popular councils of  ‘’Gerke Lagie’’ announced the winners names as follow: Rozan Shekhmus , Oruba Hassan, Nahla Selie,Jihan Mhd Said, Alan Mhd, Jwan Musa, Mahmud Musa, Abdulhamid, Khalaf Guli, Qasim Mahmud and Bahram Kendi.

• Local Councils Activities
Qamishlo: Houskeeping Campaign in Qedurbek District

Health and environment committee of the popular council of Qedurbek District – Qamishlo has supervised a wide cleaning campaign, as the inhabitant of mentioned district has raised a complain to the council which requesting to end up the bad situation of the existing rubbish in Mahmaqia village.

• Izidian Socaity Activities:
Efrin: Meeting about Izidian culture

 Izidian socity in Efrin has organized a meeting for Izidian Kurds demonstrating the habit and culture of Zaradashti religion and the policy which got applied against this religion by the regime in order to let Kurds forgetting their culture , habits and traditions.

• Syrian – Turkish Borders:
Kobani – Kurdish guy losses a limb due to landmine

On Saturday, a young Kurdish guy “Adham Mohiuddin Muslim” from village “Qara Mog” -Kobani, were seriously injured as a result of a landmine explosion resulted an amputation of his limb.
The planted mines along the border between Syria and Turkey, which claim the lives of dozens of innocent and defenseless Kurdish citizens, are causing many of whom losting their limbs, and both Turkish and Syrian governments don’t take any necessary measures towards this phenomenon so far.

• The security situation in Syria
Kurdish activist arrested Saifuddin Osman

Syrian troops have arrested on last Monday 27th August the Kurdish political activist and member of the Democratic Union “Saifuddin Osman” was arrested at the border Tel Abiad- Raqqa while crossing in, and this arrest was ordered by the Political Security branch in al-Hasakah province.
According to Saifuddin’s wife :  the family was on its way to South Kurdistan to perform condolences to some relatives.

• Kurdish language Establishment Activities:
Kobani  keeps transferring more public schools into the Kurdish language
Kurdish language Establishment continues opening more Kurdish language schools, where it converts Tishrin governmental school to a learning school by kurdish language, and this step comes within the framework of the campaign carried out by the Kurdish language establishment in order to teach/learn the mother-tongue.

Walid Jamaan (member of the executive committee of the Popular Coucils of Kobani) has delivered a speech congratulating Kurdish people for historical advantages which Kurds are achieving nowadays, considering that the language is basic and essential part of any nation, thanking the Kurdish language establishment for its role in language teaching project