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Kurdish parties react to approval of partial recounting of votes

Supporters of pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) hold portraits of jailed ex-HDP leader Selehattin Demirtas on May 25, 2018 during a campain meeting for the presidential elections near the prison where Demirtas is being held in Edirne. (AFP)

Kakalaw Abdulla
Press TV, Erbil

Iraqi lawmakers have approved a manual recount of ten percent of the votes cast in the May 12 parliamentary elections over fraud allegations. The decision has drawn a mixed reaction from Kurdish parties. Our correspondent Kakalaw Abdulla reports from Erbil.

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