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UN Rep. calls for manual recount of votes in Iraq

Jan Kubis


UN representative in Iraq, Jan Kubic, on Wednesday, called for a manual recount of votes in some places in Kirkuk, sources told the Baghdad Post.

"The United Nations is urging Iraqi leaders to form a government of national unity," Kubic said at a UN Security Council session on Iraq, calling for "the formation of an Iraqi government free from corruption."

He added that "the United Nations continues to adhere to the fight against terrorism in Iraq," stressing that "he called for a recount and manual counting in some places in the province of Kirkuk."