“People of Kurdistan have the right to live as independent like other nations”The "independence referendum" in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region started at 08.00 today. Komel Leader Ali Bapir made a statement to the reporters after his vote.
Masoud Barzani votesIraqi Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani has used his vote for the independence referendum in Saladin town in Erbil.
State model announces by “High Council of Kurdistan Referendum” KRG Independent High Election and Referendum Council announced that the republic system would be the basis when Kurdistan declared its independence as a result of the referendum.
We will not recognize the referendum results: Abadi“We will not recognize the referendum results,” said Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi.
The referendum in the KRG is null and void: Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs“The referendum, which is being held today (September 25th) in the KRG, is null and void in terms of its consequences,” announced Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
People of Erbil: We want to live liberallyPeople of Erbil, who will go to the polls tomorrow for the independence referendum, stated that they want to live liberally and in the state like all the people in the world.
Iraq and Syria resolution approves by Turkish parliamentIraq and Syria resolution was accepted at the Turkish Parliament General Assembly
Turkish Minister Bozdağ: Cancel the Referendum!Following the meeting of the Council of Ministers, the Government Spokesman Bekir Bozdağ, who was in the explanations, stated that the referendum should be canceled.
Turkish military exercise continues on the 6th day in Habur ZoneThe military exercises that launched in the Habur Zone on Monday morning, September 18th by Turkish Army continues on its 6th day with additional troops.
Former Muslim Brotherhood leader Mahdi Akef passed awayThe former leader of the Muslim Brotherhood Muhammad Mahdi Akef who was detained, passed away.
Referendum celebrations started earlyPeople of Erbil started celebrating before the referendum that planned to be held on September 25th in the Iraqi Kurdistan Region.
Attacks in Hakkari: A civilian and a soldier lost their livesAn attack carried out by PKK with mortar, rocket, and DShK on the Tekeli Battalion in Şemdinli district of Turkiye’s Hakkari from the Iraqi border killed a soldier and a civilian and wounded 2 other soldiers.