Canada withdraws from race for U.N. council seat

Tue Oct 12, 2010 12:24pm EDT
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UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Canada withdrew on Tuesday from the race for a seat on the prestigious U.N. Security Council, allowing Portugal a virtually assured win in the General Assembly election.

(Reporting by Louis Charbonneau; Editing by Eric Walsh)