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Turkish customs minister denies closing Khabour border crossing


Turkey’s Customs and Trade Minister Bulent Tufenkci denied on Monday closing Khabour border crossing with Kurdistan Region.  
Earlier on Monday, it was reported that Turkey closed Khabour border crossing with northern Iraq.
This comes as Iraqi Kurds are flocking to polling stations in a historic independence referendum.
Ankara strongly opposes Kurdistan Region's referendum on independence for fear of similar moves at home.

Last Modified: Monday، 25 September 2017 05:51 PM