Latest News in Iraq: The Iraqi Kurdish referendum is scheduled to take place next week. The Iraqi government is strongly opposed to this referendum, and the Prime Minister, Haider al-Abadi, has stated that force will potentially be used if the situation becomes violent.
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Stoked for all the events & meetings & parties I'm attending in DC this week! So excited as this is my first #CBC & my Congressman @richmondforcongress is the Chair of the Black Caucus! Link up if you're in the area. ✨
#straya A man who claims he was the one who headbutted former prime minister Tony Abbott in Tasmania has declared it had "nothing to do" with same-sex marriage but was about his "personal hatred" of the ex-PM.
Astro Labe, a 38-year-old DJ and anarchist from North Hobart, told News Corp he considered Mr Abbott a "f---ing worm" and that he "wanted to nut the c---", but not because of same-sex marriage.
"It was nothing really remotely to do with that. It's just about Tony Abbott – the f---ing worm that he is," Mr Labe told the Hobart Mercury.