Johnson welcomed the Kurdistan Region President Masoud Barzani's decision not to extend his term, adding the choice offers "a new generation of Kurds" to lead Kurdistan.
In an exclusive interview with The Independent, Mr Abadi signalled that Baghdad would press home its advantage after taking back control of territories that had been disputed with the Kurds.
"You should therefore meet at your earliest convenience to ensure there is no legal vacuum in the execution of the duties and powers of the president of the region", said Barzani in a letter he submitted to parliament before his address, according to a copy released online.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is calling for calm and respect for the law after Barzani's announcement.
As the Kurdish regional parliament was discussing Barzani's request to have his powers dissolved, dozens of his supporters rioted outside, apparently angry over the developments and trying to express their support for him. A Kurdish official said Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, that Barzani, has informed parliament that he'll not stay in office as his term expires November 1 in the wake of a controversial vote on independence from Iraq.
And the suspension of the presidency, said Zaid Ali, author of "The Struggle for Iraq's Future", has created an impossible task for Kurdish lawmakers. This decision represents an act of statesmanship during a hard period.
James Jeffery is with the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and a former diplomat.
It came as Rudaw on Monday accused Iranian-backed Iraqi paramilitaries who are operating alongside government forces of killing a Kurdish journalist, Arkan Sharif, in Kirkuk province.
Downcast, the long-time Kurdish leader blamed the central government in Baghdad for the regional crisis that followed the independence vote.
Kurdish president Masoud Barzani gives a televised speech in Erbil, announcing his intention to step down, on October 29, 2017.
Tehran had closed its borders with Iraq's Kurdistan region after it voted for independence in a referendum on September 25.
The Iraqi military and the Kurdish minority had been clashing for several weeks in mostly low-level firefights until Friday, when they agreed to a cease-fire, and Kurdish forces abandoned the land they held, largely without resistance.
If he does win the competition then he may continue as a back-up to former Arsenal man Wojciech Szczesny . It's been 11 years since Buffon became world champion, but he lost 3 Champions League finals he played.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been tipped to return for Manchester United as early as December by former striker Andy Cole. And yes in answer to your question, nobody is back from injury but what we have is good".
Ashish Nehra has been picked for the first match which will be played in Delhi's Ferozshah Kotla on November 1. The Indian squad will see the inclusion of two new players in their side - Shreyas Iyer and Mohammed Siraj .
Aside from the big changes, the update also now allows for pre-purchase option for certain games on the eShop. When you are, simply enter the system settings, select Users and then Transfer Your User and Save Data.
As a outcome , RT and Sputnik may no longer purchase advertising on the site, although their accounts will not be suspended. The report , RT said, "implied that the channel was trying to influence Twitter users via advertising on the platform".
The two leaders were part of Hardik Patel-led Patidar quota agitation and remained critical of the ruling BJP during the stir. However, having said that, it is also clear that Congress is acquiring great support from the OBC community and the Dalit.
Friday night, the sky is expected to light up again in a cosmic fireworks show as the Earth passes through a field of meteoroids. However, city lights always pose a problem, so if you live near town, hop in your auto and head out into the country.
The console also comes with Bluetooth, which means that you can ditch the wired controllers for more versatile wireless versions. With the classic purple and grey motif we have all come to love over the years, the new 3DS looks fantastic.
After his son Caleb passed away Erickson received visits from both Minnesota senators and a letter from former President Obama. The phone call ended with Trump repeating his invitation to the White House and advising De Alencar to take care of herself.
According to police, the suspect was captured travelling by bicycle a few kilometres south of where the attacks took place. Police chief Hubertus Andrae said that investigators had ruled out terrorism or religion as a motive for the attack .
Martinez has served as Joe Maddon's bench coach in Chicago and Tampa Bay (2008-14) for a decade but has never been a manager. In giving the Martinez, 53, a three-year contract, Nationals ownership broke with longstanding (and controversial) form.
The agency's winter outlook will be updated on November 16. "Our models are kind of waffling in that area", Halpert said. Private forecasting firm Accuweather agrees that a La Nina pattern is likely to emerge with the start of winter.
It's expected he will win after his main challenger, former independent MP Tony Windsor, announced he would not be running. Another two politicians under scrutiny, senators Matt Canavan and Nick Xenophon, were ruled to have been validly elected.
Among the dozens of women who have claimed Weinstein sexually harassed them, several women have said Weinstein raped them. She said she hasn't made any contact with Weinstein or his lawyers because she's trying to respect his therapy.
Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner and defensive end Cliff Avril vented their frustrations over McNair's comments on Twitter. A day after issuing a public apology , Houston Texans owner and University of SC alum Bob McNair met with his players.
Even so, pot smokers appear to be having more sex than their straighter-edged pals, the researchers wrote in a statement. That amounts to roughly 20 percent higher frequency of sexual intercourse for people who consume marijuana.
Amazon says the service can also grant access to "people you trust, like your family, friends, dog walker, or house cleaner". Amazon Key is a new service for Prime members that lets you get packages delivered into your home without you being there.
The card will launch at the beginning of November, with the Founder's Edition already available on pre-order from Nvidia direct. The key difference is that where the 1080 enables the full GP104 chip, the GTX 1070 Ti disables one SMM cluster of 128 cores.
Following the console's 3.0 update, there were reports that a third-party adapter could be used to connect a GameCube controller. An example could be given by showing that while playing Breath of the Wild, you won't be able to employ your shield.
A Class X girl student of the ICSE school Trinity Lyceum jumped from the third storey of the school building. Gauri had a spat with some of her sister's classmates during the interval as they were making fun of her.
Ansari, who recalls that the last time she spoke to Zeenat was on August 12, 2015, started an online campaign seeking her release. However, in 2015, Zeenat was allegedly abducted after she refused to heed warnings to stop pursuing Hamid's release.