After electing Anwar Muslim and Aisha Hesso as co-chairs of the Democratic Union Party, 90 members were elected for the General Council of the Democratic Union Party, and they were distributed as follows: al-Jazeera region 41 members, the Euphrates region 18 members, Afrin region 14 members, Aleppo city 6 members, Europe 9 members, Lebanon 1 member and Emirates 1 member.
On Monday, the activities of the eighth conference of the Democratic Union Party (PYD) began in Rumailan town of Qamishlo canton under the slogan "With Democratic Union, We Defeat the Occupation, Develop the Autonomous Administration and Build a Democratic Syria," with the attendance of 600 delegates from North and East Syria, Başûr Kurdistan and Europe, in addition to the conference’s guests, including representatives from the Syrian Democratic Council, the Syrian Democratic Forces, the National Coordination Body - the Movement for Change, the Syriac Union Party, the Senate in North and East Syria, political and social figures, representatives of parties in North and East Syria, representatives of the Autonomous Administration of North and East Syria and representatives of women and youth organizations, Kurdish and Arab clans, in addition to an elite of intellectuals and academicians.
After electing the party’s co-chairmanship, the General Council’s members were elected. The delegates of the eighth conference of the Democratic Union Party decided that the party’s General Council number would be 90 instead of 49 members, and the Executive Body members would be 20 members instead of 13.
The eighth conference of the Democratic Union Party was concluded by electing 7 members as a Discipline Committee.