Turkmen Front calls for a referendum to consider the Kurdistan with all the components of Kirkuk
05/06/2017
11:57
He called on the Turkmen Front President of Arshad Salehi on Thursday to discuss the subject of Kurdistan referendum with all components in the province of Kirkuk and with the federal government while noting that there is no consensus within the Kurdish House regarding the referendum

Salhi In an interview for "CIA Iraq news," said the Islamist parties and the Kurdish movement to change reject the referendum and the need to be the federal government's role in this matter noting that the Inset Kurdish parties in this matter is the governor of Kirkuk and that his actions unilateralism under which moves away from The federal government and the authority of the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) authority is unknown so far

He added: So far, the position of the National Union Party is unclear about the deal with the governor of Kirkuk province forced components including Turkmen, stressing that the governor has transferred some of the Turkmen officers from the center to the districts and sub-districts and rejected Interior Minister this procedure

He called Salhi Prime Minister and Minister of Interior to intervene and stop the governor of Kirkuk regarding the exercise of unilateral actions without legal powers to transfer officers pointing out that this issue will worsen and will receive the full responsibility of the party represented by the governor of Kirkuk, affecting his reputation

He continued: must apply the rule of law in Kirkuk by the federal government and make decisions of the Federal Court on the lifting of the flag of Kurdistan in the province which is contrary to the Iraqi constitution, otherwise the Kirkuk will go to hell and be affected by all the other ingredients due to the provocative acts carried out by the governor "he says."

The Kurdistan Democratic Party and the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan said in a joint statement after the end of their meeting in Erbil, said that the two sides decided to discuss the issue of the referendum through a joint committee with all political parties and other nationalities in Kurdistan in order to determine the date and the implementation mechanism of the referendum https://www.iraqidev.org/news/index.php/%D8%B3%D9%8A%D8%A7%D8%B3%D9%8A%D8%A9/94305.html