Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim: The referendum will lead Kurdistan region to a dark tunnel and the people of Kurdistan will regret the revenues that will be lost
Head of the National Iraqi Alliance, Sayyid Ammar al-Hakim, during the second evening of Muharram held in his office in Baghdad Sunday, 24/9/2017, warned that the Kurdistan region will enter a dark tunnel because of insisting on the referendum, indicated that the Kurdish people will lose a lot of revenues, opportunities and possibilities because of this move, stressed that the dialogue stopped with Kurdish leaders because of the referendum, no dialogue after violating the Constitution in this way.
His eminence described the statements of some Kurdish leaders that described the reign in Iraq as sectarian and similar to the reign of the Saddam regime unfortunate and far from logic and reality, cited the presence of all components in the Iraqi House of Representatives, the Council of Ministers and the Presidency of the Republic of Iraq, and wondered, how some want to hold Baghdad accountable of the consequences from former regime and Baath? His eminence noted that opportunities and reconstruction projects conducted in the region was funded by Iraq, its oil and its wealth, and with the support of their Arab and Turkmen brothers until the Kurds were able to have roles and capabilities unprecedented in the history of the Kurdish movement, expressed regret for these positions, which come at a time when Iraq is heavily wounded because of terrorist Daesh a stab is delivered from a brother and partner, his eminence wondered what about brotherhood, fairness and consideration the circumstances ?! .
His eminence expressed his concern for the people of Kurdistan, addressed the Kurdish people as they are brothers and loved ones, and stemming from concern of losing revenues and opportunities, indicated that the leaders of Baghdad have been very patient and made big efforts in the dialogue, yet today the Baghdad leaderships sees themselves obliged to be honest with the Kurdish people to give the argument about what will happen in the future.
His eminence continued his session with regard to the insight and obstacles to which the human being is subjected and obstruct the ability of having a good vision and analyzing the future, cited some verses and narratives that demonstrate the Satan’s role in deceiving a man.