Kosovan exit poll celebrations
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Kosovo PM Hashim Thaci claims election victory

Kosovo Prime Minister Hashim Thaci has claimed victory in the country's first parliamentary vote since declaring unilateral independence from Serbia.

An exit poll gave Mr Thaci's Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) 31% of the vote, its main rival and ex-junior coalition partner, the Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK), was second with 25%.

Prime Minister Hashim Thaci's supporters have taken to the streets in celebration.

  • 13 Dec 2010
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