– Scheduled for September 25 referendum on the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan for Turkey does not mean anything from a legal point of view, said Sunday the Prime Minister of Turkey Binali Yildirim.
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According to him, the referendum “illegal, has no power and is an empty place.”
Meanwhile, the head of Iraqi Kurdistan Massoud Barzani is determined to hold a referendum on 25 September, despite the fact that in addition to the intention of the Ankara Iraqi Kurds to hold a referendum criticized as Iraqi parliamentarians, and foreign governments and unions. In particular, against the vote were made by Iran, EU, US.
The Federal court of Iraq this week banned the authorities of the Iraqi Kurdistan to hold a referendum on independence for the region. Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi said earlier that it contradicts the Constitution of Iraq and its outcome will not be recognized.