The Palestinian writer and political analyst, Nasser Shabat, pointed out that the recent Turkish aggression against Başûr Kurdistan had a variety of goals, including taking advantage of the external adventures to distract the internal public opinion from the growing opposition to it.
The Co-chair of the Democratic Union Party, Aisha Hesso, said that the Turkish policy of Turkish occupation prolongs the duration of the Syrian crisis, stressing the need for the real representatives of the people to be included in the dialogue table to find a solution that satisfies all parties. She also expected an explosion in the intertwined Idlib file, which Turkey uses to move it to divert attention about its internal problems.
Zulal Çakar has stressed that the international community's rallying around the leader Abdullah Ocalan, saying" the dissemination of Ocalan ideology contributed to thwarting the international plot, adding " the escalation and activities must be expanded in order to see the leader among us soon."
Italian journalist Benedetta Argentieri noted that popular stances differ from state's in the case of leader Abdullah Ocalan as she called for his release confirming that Ocalan's ideas go beyond nation state and are very welcome by mass numbers of Europeans.
Saleh Muslim congratulated the fighters of the People's Defense Forces HPG and the Free Women’s units - Star for the victory they had achieved in Gare, and considered this victory the beginning of the defeat of the Turkish state, just as Kobani’s victory was the beginning of the defeat of ISIS.
The Democratic Union Party PYD said that the plot to kidnap the leader Abdullah Ocalan, the decision of the hegemonic forces to separate the head from the Kurdish body, confirming that this failed, and the party pointed out that “the head has not been separated from the body and the Kurdish people are still working as an engine and avant-garde for the path of democracy in the region and the world with its resistance and organizations ".
Michael Rubin, resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, confirmed that Turkey uses the PDK bases as vanguard ones for it' army, saying : '' Masrour and Nechirvan Barzani are more Turkish proxies at this point than Kurdish leaders''.
A group of political parties and forces in northern and eastern Syria condemned the attacks of the Turkish occupation army against the regions of southern Kurdistan, and called on the international community to fulfill its responsibilities towards the Turkish attack.
Member of the Notables Board in North and East Syria, Hakam Khelo, called on the Kurdistan Democratic Party (PDK) not to be involved in the Turkish attack on the Gara region in the Right to Self-defense Zones (Medya), and called on the Kurdish people to back resistance of the Popular Defense Forces (HPG) in the face of the occupiers.
The Turkish occupation continues to perpetuate its occupation of the Syrian regions via the “Syrian Coalition”, and the Syrian politician, Samir Azzam, warns that “the occupation is working to Turkificate the occupied Syrian areas in preparation for their annexation to its artificial entity.”
Democratic Union Party PYD condemned the Turkish attacks on Gare area, and called on the Kurdish people to join hands and escalate the pace of resistance against all forms of Turkish attacks and assaults, stressing that "the aim of them is to eradicate the Kurdish people, eradication their existence from their historical land and eliminate them, based on the Ottoman fascist mentality."