Official results in: 92% of Iraq's Kurds vote 'yes' to independent state

By REUTERS
September 27, 2017 17:34




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ERBIL, Iraq - Iraq's Kurds have voted to create an independent state, the High Elections and Referendum Commission said on Wednesday, in a referendum that has angered the Baghdad government and regional powers Turkey and Iran.

More than 92% of voters voted in favor of independence, the electoral commission announced.

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