Kirkuk council voted to raise the flag of Kurdistan in the province 28.03.2017 at 11:27 (Baghdad time)
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Voice of the Kirkuk Provincial Council in its meeting on Tuesday the request of the governor of Kirkuk, Najm al-Din Karim Alim lifting of the Kurdistan region on government departments in the province along with the Iraqi flag Federal
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The governor of Kirkuk, Necmettin Karim leader of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan, the face of conservative circles to lift the flag of the Kurdistan region along with the federal Iraqi flag sparking political controversy and people inside and outside the province.
The United Nations Mission in Iraq, UNAMI also expressed concern about the decision and indicated in a statement that "the Government of Iraq has made it clear that according to the Constitution the Kirkuk within the powers of the central government and that it should not raise any flag in the province is not the Iraqi flag
UN Mission and cautioned against taking any steps that "unilateral might endanger the state of harmony and peaceful coexistence between the many ethnic, religious and legitimate groups as Kirkuk and tons her wish to live and work together in the post Daesh building on the spirit of unity and cooperation of all components in the fight against Daesh" ./ n ended