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Khamenei says Iran, Turkey must act against Kurdish secession – TV

Thursday, 5 October 2017 :  Iran and Turkey should prevent Iraq’s Kurdistan region from declaring independence, Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday after meeting Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan in Tehran, state TV reported. Relations have generally been cool between Shi’ite Iran and mainly Sunni Turkey, a NATO member. …

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Last flight departs as Iraq imposes ban for Kurdish independence vote

Saturday, 30 September 2017 :  The last international flight left Erbil airport on Friday as the Baghdad government imposed an air ban on Iraqi Kurdistan in retaliation for an independence vote that has drawn widespread opposition from foreign powers. Iraq’s Kurds overwhelmingly backed independence in Monday’s referendum, defying neighbouring countries, which …

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U.S. embassy in Baghdad reports threat against hotels frequented by Westerners

Tuesday, 7 February 2017 BAGHDAD – The U.S. embassy in Baghdad said on Monday it has limited the movement of its personnel after receiving “credible threats of possible attacks on hotels frequented by Westerners”. “As a reminder, U.S. citizens should maintain a heightened sense of security awareness and take appropriate …

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