As Iraqi Kurds look forward to their upcoming independence referendum, the international community is sounding the alarm. The UN Security Council expressed concern on Thursday over what it says is.. Source: Euronews English -
Turkey has joined Iraq in denouncing this month's Kurdish independence referendum, calling it an issue of national security and ‘a grave mistake’. Both countries want Iraq's semi-autonomous.. Source: Al Jazeera STUDIO -
Iraq is prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdish region’s planned independence referendum results in violence. The country’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi made the statement to the.. Source: Euronews English -
Iraq is prepared to intervene militarily if the Kurdish region’s planned independence referendum results in violence.
The country’s Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi made the statement to the.. Source: euronews (in English) -
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey, Iran and Iraq have agreed to consider counter-measures against Kurdish northern Iraq over a planned independence referendum, Turkey's foreign ministry said on Thursday. Reuters
Speaking at the UN, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned Iraqi Kurds to call off an independence referendum. Nearly all countries including the US and Iran oppose the vote — though.. Deutsche Welle
(RFE/RL) — Iraq’s Supreme Court has ordered the suspension of an independence referendum in the semiautonomous region of Kurdistan scheduled for next week.
The Supreme Court in Baghdad said in a.. Eurasia Review Also reported by •Al Jazeera
Iraq, the second-largest OPEC producer, may be facing a significant disruption to its oil exports this month. On September 25, citizens of the northern region of Kurdistan, a semi-autonomous area of.. OilPrice.com
ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan will meet Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi this week to discuss their concerns about an independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdish region. Reuters India Also reported by •Reuters