Head of al-Jabouri Arab tribe stated their support to raising the Kurdistan flag
Kirkuk Arabs endorse raising Kurdistan flag in the city
Kurdish citizen raising flag of the Kurdistan Region.
Erbil (BasNews) The leader of al-Jabouri Arab tribes in Kirkuk stated his support to the decision of raising the Kurdistan flag over the government buildings across the province.
Kirkuk provincial council voted on Tuesday in favour of the decision by governor Najmaddin Karim to install the Kurdistan flag alongside the Iraqi flag on the government buildings in the city.
Sheikh Masrour Naji, head of al-Jabouri tribes in Kirkuk, told BasNews “we as Jabouri tribe along with other Arab tribes are for the decision of raising the flag of Kurdistan over the government buildings in Kirkuk.”
He stated that even a number of Arab figures attended the ceremony of installing the Kurdistan flag over the Kirkuk governorate building.
Sheikh Naji added that the majority of Kirkuk Arabs endorse the decision except a number of Arab officials who object it for personal interests.