An informative but brief report from the BBC about Kurdish women fighters in the PKK, the reasons for taking up arms. Comments include a reference to the way women are usually regarded by men in the region.
46 sec " to get away from cultural and religious restrictions in their homes";
I min: the need to take control of her own destiny le; "rather an hundred years of being humiliated";
2min 06 " the mentality of our male dominated society does look at women as human beings, they look at us as slaves and sexual objects".