Bafel Talabani, the Co-Leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK), congratulated all Yazidis on the occasion of the Yazidi New Year.
The text of the congratulations said:
On the occasion of the Yazidi New Year, I extend my warmest congratulations to the Yazidi sisters and brothers in Kurdistan and the world, wishing that the occasion will be full of joys and delights.
The Yazidi Kurds are an important and influential component of Kurdistan and our country, and with their colors, we are more beautiful.
We have not forgotten the tragedies of the Yazidi sisters and brothers, and we know that they were subjected to great injustice and persecution and made great sacrifices. Therefore, it is our duty to harness all our efforts to provide a better life for the Yazidi sisters and brothers, and to take serious steps for the return of those dear ones whose fate is still unknown.
On this occasion, I renew my pledge to all Yazidi sisters and brothers, to be supportive of your legitimate demands, once again I congratulate you on this holiday, wishing you times full of happiness and stability.