President Masoud Barzani Commemorates Sixth Anniversary of Kurdistan Referendum
In a statement issued today, President Masoud Barzani reflects on the significance of the Kurdistan Referendum Day, emphasizing the triumph of the people's will.
Erbil, Kurdistan Region - Today, President Masoud Barzani commemorated the sixth anniversary of the Kurdistan Referendum with a brief but powerful statement, recognizing the significance of the day when the people of Kurdistan asserted their will.
President Barzani's statement was concise yet impactful, emphasizing the historical importance of the 2017 Kurdistan Independence Referendum held on September 25, 2017. He stated, "Today marks the anniversary of the day on which the will of the people prevailed."
Today marks the anniversary of the day on which the will of the people prevailed.— Masoud Barzani (@masoud_barzani) September 25, 2023
This succinct statement serves as a poignant reminder of the unity and determination displayed by the Kurdish people during the referendum. The 2017 vote, although non-binding, demonstrated the overwhelming desire of Kurds for self-determination and a sovereign Kurdistan.
President Barzani's statement resonated with Kurds across the region, rekindling memories of that historic day when they came together to express their aspirations for a brighter future.
As Kurdistan reflects on this milestone, President Masoud Barzani's words stand as a testament to the enduring spirit of the Kurdish people and their ongoing commitment to realizing their dreams of self-determination.