Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote

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Turnout high as Iraqi Kurds defy threats to hold independence vote
ERBIL/SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) – Kurds voted in large numbers in an independence referendum in northern Iraq on Monday, ignoring pressure from Baghdad, threats from Turkey and Iran, and international warnings that the vote may ignite yet more regional conflict.


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