Iran, Iraq Plan Joint Drills Over Kurdish Independence Vote — ScanNews Nigeria


Iran will hold a joint military exercise with Iraq in response to the Iraqi Kurdistan region’s “illegitimate” independence referendum, an Iranian military official announced on Saturday. Iran, which borders Iraq and the autonomous Kurdish region, strongly opposed the vote held Monday, fearing it would provoke separatists among its own Kurdish population. Iraq’s central government has…

via Iran, Iraq Plan Joint Drills Over Kurdish Independence Vote — ScanNews Nigeria

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