Cihat Arpacık received his B.A. from Istanbul University, Department of History. As a journalist for TRT he worked in conflict zones such as Palestine, Iraq, Libya, Lebanon, Ukraine, Sudan and Chechnya. Since 2011, Arpacık is writing news stories, conducting interviews and making documentaries about the civil war in Syria. Besides, Arpacık is currently a graduate student in Intelligence Studies at National Defense University in Istanbul.
Not only Arabs but also Turkmens, Kurds and Assyrians have suffered from the PYD’s forced migration policy in Syria. The displaced people, now living in very hard conditions, are dreaming of the day they will return to their homes.