Conference on the Future of Iraq and the Turkmen towards the Referendum
ORSAM and TEPAV cooperated to hold a conference entitled “The Future of Iraq and the Turkmen towards the Referendum” on 15 September 2017. Iraqi Turkmen Front Leader and Kirkuk Deputy of the Iraqi Parliament Erşat Salihi attended the conference as a speaker. Turkish academicians, press members, expert researchers, representatives of Turkmen institutions and a wide audience participated in the conference in addition to the representatives of the embassies of various countries. Erşat Salihi delivered a speech on the effects of the referendum planned to be held by KRG on Iraq and Turkmens, the current situation of Turkmen regions and the attitude of Turkmen politicians concerning the developments in Iraq.