By Rudao two hours ago
Ruudau – Erbil
A delegation from the Supreme Council for Referendum is due to head to Baghdad next week to hold official talks with Iraqi government officials on the independence of the Kurdistan Region.
“We will tell Baghdad that you are responsible for the Kurds’ desire to secede, because you have not created an environment for the Kurds to feel secure and stable, both in the past and now,” said Fadhil Mirani, secretary-general of the Kurdistan Democratic Party’s political bureau. “We will conduct the referendum and we prefer you to understand that. After the referendum. “
“We have taken our decision and we will discuss this with Baghdad,” said the secretary-general of the Kurdistan Democratic Socialist Party, Mohammad Haji Mahmoud, to the Rwadaw media network. “Baghdad is not our guardian to impose what we want. Has been implemented “.
The delegation, which will visit Baghdad is a high-level and consists of 9 members and includes representatives of political parties, Turkmen and Christians, and will hold talks with the Kurdistan Region before and after the referendum.