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Iran reopens border crossings with Iraqi Kurdistan region

Iran reopens border crossings with Iraqi Kurdistan region
Iran reopened two crossings with the Iraqi Kurdistan region on Tuesday that it had closed after a referendum in favor of independence in the Kurdish area, Iran’s semi-official ISNA news agency reported.
“Tamarchin and Parviz Khan border crossings with Erbil and Sulaymaniyah that have been closed off by the formal request of Iraqi government, were opened on Thursday,” the consulate of Iran in Erbil said.
The crossing were closed after Kurdistan Regional Government held an independence referendum on September 25, 2017. 
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