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US demands DR Congo release 'accurate' election results

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Updated: 04-01-2019 02:00 IST

Washington, Jan 4 (AFP) The United States on Thursday demanded that the Democratic Republic of Congo release "accurate" election results, warning of sanctions on anyone who undermines the fledgling democracy.

"On December 30, millions of Congolese went peacefully to the polls. Now is the time for (authorities) to affirm that these votes were not cast in vain by ensuring the accurate reporting of election results," State Department spokesman Robert Palladino said in a statement. (AFP) CK

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