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People vote at a polling station in general elections in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Kosovars vote in the first general poll since the country's declaration of independence from Serbia in 2008, a critical election already marred by ethnic tension that many fear will split the world's newest country.(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Leader of Democratic League of Kosovo (LDK) Isa Mustafa, casts his ballot in general elections in Kosovo capital Pristina on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Kosovars vote in the first general poll since the country's declaration of independence from Serbia in 2008, a critical election already marred by ethnic tension that many fear will split the world's newest country. Some 1.6 million voters are eligible to vote for 29 political parties, coalitions and citizens' initiatives to enter Kosovo's 120-seat parliament. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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A Kosovo woman arrives at a polling station to cast her ballot in general elections in Kosovo's capital Pristina on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Kosovars vote in the first general poll since the country's declaration of independence from Serbia in 2008, a critical election already marred by ethnic tension that many fear will split the world's newest country. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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A Kosovo Albanian woman votes at a polling station during general elections in the town of Hajvalia on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Kosovars are voting Sunday in the first general poll since the country's declaration of independence from Serbia in 2008, a critical election already marred by ethnic tension that many fear will split the world's newest country. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Kosovo's prime minister and Leader of Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) Hashim Thaci, left, watches TV at his office minutes before an unnoficial vote tally is to show his party leading in Kosovco general elections in capital Pristina on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010.The exit poll conducted Sunday by Kosovo-based Gani Bobi Center shows Thaci winning 31 percent, with the LDK, or Democratic League of Kosovo, trailing with 25 percent of the vote and newcomer Albin Kurti winning 17 percent in his political debut.(AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Supporters of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) celebrate the party's victory in Pristina, Kosovo, on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Incumbent Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, seen in photo on poster, claimed victory Sunday in Kosovo's first general election since the province declared independence from Serbia, as an independent exit poll showed his Democratic Party of Kosovo 6 percentage points ahead of its rivals. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Supporters of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) celebrate the party's victory in Pristina, Kosovo, on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Incumbent Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, seen in photo on poster, claimed victory Sunday in Kosovo's first general election since the province declared independence from Serbia, as an independent exit poll showed his Democratic Party of Kosovo 6 percentage points ahead of its rivals. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Supporters of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) celebrate the party's victory in Pristina, Kosovo, on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Incumbent Prime Minister Hashim Thaci claimed victory Sunday in Kosovo's first general election since the province declared independence from Serbia, as an independent exit poll showed his Democratic Party of Kosovo 6 percentage points ahead of its rivals. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Kosovo's Prime Minister and leader of Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) Hashim Thaci, rear, speaks at his supporters celebrating victory in capital Pristina on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Thaci has claimed victory in Kosovo's first general election since the province declared independence from Serbia, as an independent exit poll showed his Democratic Party of Kosovo 6 percentage points ahead of its rivals. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Supporters of the Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) celebrate the party's victory in Pristina, Kosovo, on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Incumbent Prime Minister Hashim Thaci, seen in photo on poster at left, claimed victory Sunday in Kosovo's first general election since the province declared independence from Serbia, as an independent exit poll showed his Democratic Party of Kosovo 6 percentage points ahead of its rivals. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Election official inpects ballot boxes in an Election Commission counting center in Kosovo Polje, Monday, Dec. 13, 2010. The election was Kosovo's first since its majority Albanian population split from Serbia in 2008. Exit polls showed Prime Minister Hashim Thaci's Democratic Party of Kosovo (PDK) won the most votes. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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Sama Sarsour, with Swedish Muslims for Peace and Justice, demonstrates for peace in Stockholm on Sunday. Swedish police said two blasts Saturday in the city were terrorism. (Associated Press)

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Iraqi security forces inspect the scene of a car-bomb attack in Ramadi on Sunday. A suicide bomber blew up his car outside government offices in a province west of the Iraqi capital, killing and wounding scores of people, including women and elderly people waiting to collect welfare checks, officials said. (Associated Press)

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Auctioneer David Redden conducts bidding for the only U.S. flag not captured or lost during George Armstrong Custer's Last Stand at the Battle of Little Bighorn at Sotheby's in New York on Friday. (Associated Press)

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Hashim Thaci, leader of the Democratic Party of Kosovo, gives a thumbs up as he arrives to cast his ballot in general elections in Kosovo's capital, Pristina, on Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010. Kosovars were voting in the first general poll since the country's declaration of independence from Serbia in 2008, a critical election already marred by ethnic tension that many feared would split the world's newest country. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

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The SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off from pad 40 at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Cape Canaveral, Fla., Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010.(AP Photo/John Raoux)

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FILE - In this Aug. 20, 2009 file photo, Libyan Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, who was found guilty of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, gestures on his arrival at an airport in Tripoli, Libya. Diplomatic cables revealed by WikiLeaks show that the British government feared Libya would take harsh action against it if the Lockerbie bomber died in prison.(AP Photo/File)

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Afghan soldiers stand near a damaged military check post after a suicide attack in Kunduz, north of Kabul, Afghanistan on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. (AP Photo/Fulad Hamdard)

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** FILE ** This photo provided by Sotheby's in New York shows The Culbertson Guidon from the 1876 Battle of the Little Bighorn. On Friday, Dec. 10. 2010, the swallow-tailed 7th U.S. Cavalry flag, known as a "guidon," is expected to bring up to $5 million at an auction at Sotheby's in New York. (AP Photo/Sotheby's, File)

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A cyclist rushes out of the way of hundreds of protesters marching through the city center to protest against the detention of WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, in Brisbane, Australia, Friday, Dec. 10, 2010. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)