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Iraqi Kurds shrug off threats to stage referendum

Iraqi Kurds shrug off threats to stage referendum

The vote, expected to deliver a comfortable "yes" for independence, is not binding. However, it is designed to give Massoud Barzani a mandate to negotiate the secession.

Philippine embassy holds mock poll; voting starts on Saturday

Philippine embassy holds mock poll; voting starts on Saturday

The Philippine embassy held a mock election at the chancery on Wednesday to prepare for the month-long and first automated polls for Filipino expatriates in Qatar starting on April 9.