Kosovo parties sign deal to form government, end political deadlock

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Posted: Sep 04, 2017 1:11 PM

PRISTINA (Reuters) - Kosovo's center-right coalition, led by the Democratic Party of Kosovo, signed a deal on Monday with the small New Alliance for Kosovo party to form a government, ending nearly three months of political deadlock after an election on June 11.

With the deal, the parties secured 63 seats in the 120-seat parliament.

(Reporting by Fatos Bytyci; Editing by Ivana Sekularac and Alison Williams)