The media center of Women's Protection Units (YPJ) issued a statement in which it commemorated member of YPJ's Media, Ruhenda Khemgin, on 1st anniversary of her martyrdom and promised to follow her path.
The statement said:
"Our comrade Ruhenda was martyred to show the truth
On the occasion of the first anniversary of the martyrdom of our comrade Ruhenda, we commemorate all the journalists and correspondents who have been martyred on the path of truth and renew our pledge to follow the path of our comrades like Ruhenda, and Agirî.
Our comrade Ruhenda of Afrin participated in the Resistance of the Age alongside her father and did not leave the front until the moment of their martyrdom together to show the brutality of Erdogan and the occupation of the Turkish state of Afrin.
We will always struggle to show the truth to realize their dreams of reaching the truth. Today we are witness to the recent battle against mercenaries in Deir ez-Zor area and we extend our condolences to the family of the martyr Ruhenda and the families of all the martyrs."