US Consul: America Barzani rejects a petition for a referendum to secede from Baghdad
Sun, 03 Apr 2016 13:14:07
Observer news / Baghdad
He expressed the US consul in Arbil Matthias Mettmann during a visit on Saturday for his country’s refusal to invite the President of the Kurdistan region for a referendum on the secession of the province from Baghdad.
The Answer consul to a question on the referendum scheduled for next October on the secession of the province of Kurdistan from Iraq, saying that “it is important to unite in the war on Daash terrorist gangs and we understand the challenges you face in the war and financial challenges at the moment, so it is important that Iraq be united “.
“We understand the financial crisis experienced by the Peshmerga, and we will continue to search in the ways in which to increase assistance to improve their abilities.”