A number of Barzani family members have been heading towards the UAE from Erbil upon the official invitation of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince.
The news indicates that a number of Barzani family members have been heading towards the UAE from Erbil, the capital of the Iraqi Kurdistan, upon the official invitation of Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.
They left as Iraqi Kurdistan is on eve of independence referendum. At the same time, the tensions between different positions in Iraq has increased and sounded the alarm bells everywhere. Armed movements in Iraq’s Kurdish region are increasing day by day. It is predicted violence and military interventions will follow after the referendum.
It is worth mentioning that despite local, regional and international pressures on Barzani’s government in order dissuade him from holding the Kurdistan Independence referendum, his government is determined to hold the referendum scheduled for September 25. So that President of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region Barzani send his family to the UAE out of fear so his family get away from the potential risk and any possible conflicts.