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Kurdistan

LIVE: President Masoud Barzani speaks to press on independence referendum

By Rudaw 24/9/2017
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani have said that the vote will go ahead on time. Photo: AFP/Safin Hamid
Kurdish President Masoud Barzani have said that the vote will go ahead on time. Photo: AFP/Safin Hamid

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – President Masoud Barzani is speaking to the press in Erbil as the nation is scheduled to head to the polls on Monday to vote in the Kurdish independence referendum, despite regional and internal pressure.

Rudaw will provide live translation in English.


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jack r | 24/9/2017
Don't give up President Barzani, stick to your guns...We are proud of you and the Kurd people...An American in Erbil..
iraj | 24/9/2017
I want president Masoud please make the Kuedesrsn be a country we are kurdish we need on country i am in uk
A Kurd in exile | 25/9/2017
Long Live President Masoud Barzani! Long Live Kurdistan and the Kurds! Down with the enemies of the Kurds! Long Live Freedom and Democracy!
Hamid Sayadi | 25/9/2017
Kurdistan is reality for peace & NEW world orders !!!
Doron Benari | 25/9/2017
We in Israel wish the Kurds good luck our hearts are with you and we will support whatever you choose.
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