No tags yet.
As Kurdish independence referendum starts Ankara, Tehran and Baghdad move to limit its impact
This analysis was part of Prime Source's Weekly Regional Assessment Recent Development: On September 25, residents of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq participated in a landmark referendum on Kurdish independence with initial reports suggesting the turnout stands at 72%. Voters had to answer the question: "Do you want the Kurdistan Region and Kurdistani areas outside KRG to become an independent country?". In the lead up and during the referendum, seve