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Before I scrap it

All this talk

is tiring.

Shoulders lifting

dropped

and drifting.

My mind is elsewhere.

Poetry

Iraqi Kurds shrug off threats to hold independence vote

ERBIL/SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) – Kurds voted in an independence referendum in northern Iraq on Monday, ignoring pressure from Baghdad, threats from Turkey and Iran, and international warnings that the vote may ignite yet more regional conflict.
http://reut.rs/2fkaKHI

Iraqi Kurds shrug off threats to stage independence referendum

ERBIL/SULAIMANIYA, Iraq (Reuters) – Voting began in northern Iraq on Monday in an independence referendum organized by Kurdish authorities, ignoring pressure from Baghdad, threats from neighboring Turkey and Iran, and international warnings it may ignite yet more regional conflict.
http://reut.rs/2wfFZKB