October 28, 2017 / 4:50 PM / 2 months ago

Iraqi Kurdistan leader Barzani won't extend term beyond Nov. 1 -Kurdish official

SULAIMANIYA, IRAQ Oct 28 (Reuters) - Iraqi Kurdistan’s leader Masoud Barzani will not extend his presidential term beyond Nov. 1, a Kurdish government official said on Saturday.

A plan to divide up the president’s powers was outlined in a letter Barzani sent to the Kurdish parliament on Saturday, which it will discuss on Sunday, the official said. (Reporting by Raya Jalabi; editing by John Stonestreet)

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