UN Security Council calls for urgent dialogue in Iraq  

June 12, 2014 9:15 PM

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UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council on Thursday demanded urgent inclusive dialogue in Iraq and condemned "terrorist" activities, but stopped short of mulling action against militants advancing on Baghdad.

The Council met for two hours behind closed doors as Kurds captured the contested oil city of Kirkuk and the United States contemplated air strikes to bolster Iraq´s collapsing army.

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