America welcomes the dialogue with Arbil and Baghdad and reiterated its position on the referendum of Kurdistan
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The United States reiterated its opposition to the referendum on the independence of the Iraqi Kurdistan region scheduled for late September next.

We welcome the ongoing dialogue between Erbil and Baghdad," US State Department spokeswoman Heather Noyert told a news conference noting the importance of "focusing now on the biggest battle that is going on - the war against an oppressive organization

The vast majority of countries have suffered the scourge of terrorism against many free societies and we want to eliminate it before embarking on anything else she said.

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a telephone conversation with Kurdistan Region President Massoud Barzani on Saturday that Washington wants to postpone the referendum to be held by the region