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Kosovo state edges forward slowly

Kosovo is hoping that more countries will recognise its independence, prompted by a recent ruling that its 2008 break away from Serbia was not illegal.

But Kosovo faces huge problems, including resistance from its ethnic Serb minority, corruption and a heavy reliance on international assistance.

So can it emerge as a functional state?

Mark Lowen, reports from Kosovo.

  • 17 Aug 2010
  • From the section Europe
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