Iran and Turkey have resolved to work together to ease tension in the crisis-hit Middle East region.
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is also due to visit Tehran tomorrow, where he is expected to discuss regional developments, counter-terrorism, and particularly the stance on the KRG's independence vote that took place on September 25.
Iran and Turkey, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member, overwhelmingly opposed the non-binding referendum vote, over fears the move could ignite independence movements by Kurdish populations in their own countries.
"The independence referendum in Iraq's Kurdistan is a sectarian plot by foreign countries and is rejected by Tehran and Ankara", Mr Rouhani said, "we will not accept a change of borders under any circumstance". But Kurdish leaders have said they will use it to press for negotiations on eventually forming their own state.
The results of Kurdish independence vote showed that the referendum would have "a lot of risks for the security of Iraq and the region", he was quoted as saying.
"The political, economic and global relations between Iran and Turkey are in a good position, but we should strive to advance military and defense cooperation consistent with other fields", Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday after his meeting with the Turkish top general.
Iran has ordered a halt to all trade in fuel products with Iraqi Kurdistan and has said it will allow Iraqi federal forces to deploy at its border crossings with the region.
Erdoğan said the referendum had no legitimacy and had only been recognized by Israeli regime. "No one has recognised them apart from Israel".
Israel has denied Turkey's previous claims of involvement in the vote, but has welcomed the Kurds' vote for independence.
"Holding the referendum in Iraq's Kurdistan will help the Western-Zionist-Arab front supporting Takfiri terrorism achieve its objectives and is definitely in contradiction to the interests of the Iraqi people, particularly the Kurds", Shamkhani said.
Mr Rouhani also said that Tehran and Ankara are planning to expand their economic ties. Separately, Iraq also announced joint military exercises with Iran.
Speaking at a meeting with Akar in Tehran, Shamkhani said the KRG's approach to hold the independence vote was "irresponsible and amateur".
The plane landed safely at around 1:40pm local time with part of the engine missing and debris scattered across the runway. Passengers were horrified when the engine fell apart following a "loud thud" and "vibration".
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Chief Knecht says police believe the man taken into custody "acted alone, although investigation is in its early stages". Although police have described the incident as a suspected terrorist act, terrorism charges have not been laid.
Apple will launch the iPhone 8 and 8Plus in India on Friday at 6 pm - a week after the global launch - starting at Rs 64,000. Another Japanese iPhone 8 user narrated a similar experience where his phone came in a deformed shape from the company.
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Under cover of darkness, the militants cut a fence to enter the camp in the early hours of Tuesday, he added. The attack took place on the BSF 182 battalion camp which is near the Srinagar worldwide airport.
General Assembly elevated the Palestinian Authority's observer status from "entity" to "non-member state", similar to the Vatican. The approval vote requires the Palestinians to pay membership dues worth 0.03 percent of the Interpol budget.
Once police identified Paddock, accounts on Twitter and Facebook began claiming he was part of the leftist group Antifa. Twitter coughed up false rumors and "missing" people who weren't connected to the slaughter.
That's due to tensions over an independence referendum held this week in Iraq's Kurdish region and disputed territories. On Saturday, Erdogan said Iraqi Kurdistan "will pay a price" for the "unacceptable" referendum , without elaborating.
Announced Friday by the German automaker, the added cost could push Volkswagen's total damages from the scandal past $30 billion . He was in charge of Audi's engine development from 2001 to 2007 before taking over the role for the entire Volkswagen Group.
India cricket captain Virat Kohli made sure to wish the host team's young stars as they gear up for an unlikely shot at glory. Ceppi has also worked with the LOCs of the previous two editions of the U-17 World Cup, in UAE (2013) and Chile (2015).
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The recent event is regarding Apple's all-new iPhone 8 , and the company might get a headache over the issue . It also points out that more people are willing to opt for iPhone X compared to iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
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With rumors swirling about Westbrook potentially being swayed to leave in free agency next summer, people were rightfully nervous. Westbrook now joins two-time MVP Stephen Curry as the only players to have agreed to new contracts valued at $200-plus million.
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The decision against Uber prompted a backlash from the 3.5 million Londoners , who have come to enjoy the company's cheap fares. Now, Dara Khrowshahi, the brand new CEO of Uber , has sent his reply, in the form of an open letter to the Evening Standard .