Self-Defense Forces ( Kurdish : Hêzên Xweparastinê , abbreviated as HXP ; Arabic : قوات الحماية الذاتية , translit. Quwwāt al-ḥimāyati aḏ-ḏātiyyati , Classical Syriac : ܓܘܫܡܐ ܕܣܘܝܥܐ ܘܣܘܬܪܐ ܝܬܝܐ , translit. Gushmo d'Suyo'o w'Sutoro Yothoyo ) is a multi-ethnic territorial defense militia and the only conscripted armed force in the Democratic Federation of Northern Syria . As a self-defense force, manpower for the HXP is recruited locally.
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