The United Nations Security Council urged newly-elected Iraqi leaders to intensify efforts toward the formation of an inclusive and broad-based government. The world body on June 3 welcomed the certification of poll results three months after the elections.

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  • Chiden Balmes

    Chiden, a correspondent based in Seoul, focuses on computer-assisted reporting to provide international development professionals with practical business and career information. He also contributes to the Development Newswire and the Global Development Briefing, two of the world's highest-circulation development publications.