Latest News on Iraqi Kurdistan
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Oct 25, 2017
Iran reopens border crossing with Iraqi Kurdistan after independence voteIran on Wednesday reopened one of its three border crossings with Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, which it closed in response to last month's vote for independence, its director said.
Oct 12, 2017
Iraq's Kurdish fighters block roads to country's second city Mosul in response to troop movementsThe move came after Kurdish authorities said they feared Iraq government forces and allied paramilitary units were preparing to launch an assault on the autonomous northern region.
Oct 01, 2017
Iran bans fuel import, export to Iraqi Kurdistan in response to independence referendumIran has embargoed exports and imports of fuel products to Iraqi Kurdistan in response to its controversial independence referendum
Sep 30, 2017
US refuses to recognise Kurdistan's independence referendum, calls for focus on fight against Islamic StateThe US announced on Friday that it did not recognize the outcome of the referendum on independence held by the Iraqi Kurdistan region on Monday
Sep 28, 2017
All foreign flights from Iraq Kurdish capital of Arbil to be suspended on Baghdad's ordersAll foreign flights to and from the Iraqi Kurdish regional capital Arbil will be suspended from Friday evening on Baghdad's orders, its airport director said, following a controversial independence referendum.
Sep 25, 2017
Kurdish Referendum: Turkey denies closing Iraq border, says tight controls in placeTurkey denied media reports that it had closed its southern border gate with northern Iraq in response to the independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan.
Sep 18, 2017
Iraq Supreme Court orders suspension of Kurdistan referendum scheduled for 25 SeptemberThe Iraq court took the decision after it "reviewed requests to stop the referendum", the statement said.