Tehran wants assurance Kurdish independence won’t ‘threaten’ Iran’s security, official says

‘I told them bluntly that if Baghdad fails to abide by the constitution, the Kurdistan Region has a right to employ other options
source: Rudaw

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Poverty rate in Iraqi Kurdistan rises to 15%, official says

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SULAIMANI, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— The poverty rate has hit yet another high level in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region by increasing more than four times since 2013, from 3 percent to 15 percent, the head of statistics department in Sulaimani told Rudaw on Wednesday. Mahmud Othman said that poverty rate in Kurdistan Region is still relatively low […]

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