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Hakim confirms his support for unity of Iraq to Kurdish delegation

Hakim confirms his support for unity of Iraq to Kurdish delegation
Ammar al-Hakim, Head of the National Iraqi Alliance (NIA), confirmed, during his meeting with the Kurdish delegation, his support for the unity of Iraq, Hakim's office said in a statement Friday.

He called on the delegation to study the current situation in Iraq and the world, where dangers surround everyone, the statement read.

Hakim warned that all the threats that Iraq suffers cannot be faced unless it unites all the people and the lands, it added.

He also confirmed that Kirkuk is a city for peaceful coexistence, where it preserves the rights of its all residents, including Arabs and Kurdish.

Earlier, the Kurdish delegation met with several public political figures to discuss the Kurdistan independence referendum.

On June 7, Barzani met with Kurdistan political figures and parties and agreed to hold an independence referendum on September 25. They also agreed to hold parliamentary and presidential elections soon after the referendum.

Last Modified: Friday، 18 August 2017 12:08 PM
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