Iraqi Kurdistan president to urge Kurds to avoid civil war

BAGHDAD - Masoud Barzani, president of the Kurdistan Regional Government in Iraq, plans to make a statement on Tuesday urging the Kurdish factions to avoid civil war, Erbil-based Rudaw TV said.
The statement would be Barzani's first since the takeover of the oil-rich city of Kirkuk by Iraqi government forces on Monday.
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