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Serbia, Kosovo strike historic deal

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The leaders of Serbia and Kosovo initialled a historic deal Friday to normalise ties, a move key to the future of the Western Balkans and destined also to bring both closer to the European Union. 

Kosovo's Prime Minister Hashim Thaci (R) and Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dacic (L) pose with EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton at the NATO headquarters in Brussels on April 19, 2013. The leaders of Serbia and Kosovo initialled a historic deal Friday to normalise ties, a move key to the future of the Western Balkans and destined also to bring both closer to the European Union.

Ivica Dacic and Hashim Thaci signed a 15-point agreement struck after two years of tough talks to reduce mutual tension and immediately won praise from around the world.

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