KRG Committee Will Decide Whether Independence Referendum Includes Kirkuk: Governor


KIRKUK — The Governor of Kirkuk province Najmadin Karim said on Wednesday that the Kurdistan Area’s referendum commitee will determine whether or not the independence referendum will embody Kirkuk province.

In a press convention on Wednesday, Karim stated the referendum committee, which is anticipated to be shaped from all Kurdistan events to arrange the mechanism of the independence referendum, will resolve the difficulty of Kirkuk’s inclusion within the due referendum on independence.

If the committee decides to incorporate Kirkuk within the referendum, then the method will probably be held in Kirkuk as effectively, Karim stated.

Concerning the reactions of the Iraqi factions in direction of hoisting the Kurdistan flag in Kirkuk, the governor stated “in the event that they regard the difficulty of Kurdistan flag in Kirkuk unconstitutional, they’ll enchantment towards the choice within the constitutional court docket.”