White House rejects petition to Kurdish secession from Iraq .. Obama: 7/30/2015
White House rejects petition to Kurdish secession from Iraq .. Obama: you have self-rule
Washington-Iraq Press -30 July: called the American White House, in response to a petition submitted by the Kurds to President Barack Obama, and the text to call for full support Kurdish independence in Iraq, should the Kurds, who run their region northeast of Iraq to be convinced the level of autonomy they now have.
The Obama administration in the answer to the petition that was submitted over a year ago, and got the 107 136 signatures, that "the president is committed to a unified Iraq federal and democratic, as defined in the Iraqi constitution."
He added that the administration "will continue to support the efforts of Iraqi political leaders to unite the country, and as part of this commitment, we encourage all parties to strengthen their partnerships and work together to fight the common enemy," and they group organizing Daash, which seizes on a wide territory of western Iraq.
As stated in the petition that "by refusing to have their independent state, it has suffered from the oppression of the Kurds is not innumerable and at the hands of the people who govern them. And see the Kurdistan region of Iraq, led by Massoud Barzani, the bad relations with the government in Baghdad over the past few years made them think in the Declaration of Independence and a Kurdish state.
In a related context, the representative of the Kurdistan region in Washington Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman, said that some of the failures in the initial efforts against al-Kurd Daash - such as Yezidis left vulnerable to Risk ------ occurred because they have only limited weapons received from: Baghdad. Odhafbd Rehman and the "we succumb to the actual siege" in the period in which al-Maliki was driving Albulad.anthy