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KDP claims victory with 43 seats, PUK to contest results

An official from the Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) claimed victory and said the party has won 43 seats in the 100-seat Iraqi Kurdistan Parliament.

Meanwhile, the pro-Iran Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) announced that it will not recognize the results of the elections, stressing that it has observed voting irregularities in Erbil, Bahdinan and Sulaymaniyah.