On a proposal submitted by the latter to the Kurdish delegation on the referendum on independence
11/04/2017 – 00:33
The adviser of the Political Bureau of the Kurdistan Democratic Party (led by President of the Kurdistan Region Massoud Barzani) that the head of the Iraqi back Haider Abadi carried the Kurdish delegation that visited Baghdad recently a proposal on the referendum and raising the flag of Kurdistan in Kirkuk, to deliver to President Barzani, without revealing the nature of what this includes The proposal, pointing to a meeting between President Barzani and Abadi on it.
Arif Rushdi told Basnews about Abadi’s proposal, “It is a message. If necessary, there will be a meeting between President Barzani and Abadi.”
The secretary of the Kurdistan Democratic Party and a member of the Kurdish delegation who visited Baghdad for two days, Fadel Mirani, revealed a proposal from Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Abadi on differences with Kurdistan, describing the meeting with the latter very positive.
Mirani said last Thursday, that Abadi made a positive proposal to the Kurdish delegation during their meeting without revealing the content. Pointing to the need to consult the President of the Kurdistan Region and political parties and the Council of Kirkuk province before it.
This is scheduled to hold a high-level meeting on Tuesday between the Kurdistan Democratic Party and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan.
“The question of the referendum was clearly discussed with Iraqi officials and will be organized this year,” Arif Rushdi told Basnews.
A senior delegation from the Kurdistan Region, including the President of the Office of the Presidency of the Kurdistan Region Fouad Hussein, secretary of the Political Bureau of the Kurdistan Democratic Party Fadhil Mirani, and a member of the Political Bureau of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan Adnan Mufti, arrived in Baghdad on Wednesday to meet with Iraqi political leaders and leaders on the intention of the Kurdistan Region To hold a referendum on independence this year, and discuss the decision of the Iraqi parliament on the recent refusal to raise the flag of Kurdistan in Kirkuk.
The delegation held a series of meetings with Iraqi officials, which began with the meeting of the Presidents of the Republic Fuad Masum and the ministers Haider Abadi and Parliament, Salim Jubouri, and leaders of the Sadrist movement and ended with the meeting of the President of the National Alliance Ammar al-Hakim.