IRAQ NEWS: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan stated on Monday that his army was ready to take the necessary actions in response to the Iraqi Kurdistan Region (IKR) referendum. / Kirkuk Police Command declared a curfew on vehicles until further notice in light of the Iraqi Kurdistan Region independence referendum held on Monday. / Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) Spokesperson Ali al-Husseni denied any clashes with the Peshmerga in Tuz District, confirming that the situation in the district was stable. / The Turkish NTV reported that Turkey had closed the al-Khabur crossing with the IKR, depriving Kurds from entering Turkey. However, the network added, it was still possible to enter Iraq through the crossing.