The Kurdistan Referendum was Rejected by The Alliance of Forces
The Alliance of Forces announces its rejection of the Kurdistan referendum and delivers a "message" to the United Nations
The coalition of Iraqi forces on Thursday warned against holding a referendum on the secession of the Kurdistan region and said it was threatening the security and sovereignty of Iraq.
A statement of the coalition, "Al-Ghad Press" a copy of it, "it is holding a referendum on the independence of the Kurdistan region of Iraq, being illegitimate and contrary to the provisions of the Iraqi Constitution in force in a number of its articles, and represents an excess of exclusive powers of the federal authorities."
He warned that the coalition, "according to the statement," to embark on such action, because it paves the way to the division of Iraq and threatens the security and sovereignty and independence, "continuing" at a time when Iraq is engaged in fierce war on behalf of the world against the forces of global terrorism, which requires mobilization of all energies and efforts to achieve the final victory In this honorable debate. "
He explained that "the coalition of Iraqi forces will deliver the representative of the Secretary-General of the United Nations in Baghdad, a letter containing his position in this regard."
The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) is seeking a referendum on independence and separation from Iraq next September, despite widespread political, popular and international rejection of the resolution.