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'Rambo' ex-guerrilla Haradinaj chosen to become Kosovo PM

Kosovo's president on Thursday picked former rebel fighter Ramush Haradinaj to form a new government, following three months of political stalemate since elections in June. "Through a decree I have appointed Mr Ramush Haradinaj," President Hashim Thaci announced on his Facebook page. Haradinaj belongs to the so-called "war wing" coalition, comprising the old guard of ex-guerrilla fighters, who won the most votes in the June 11 election but did not secure the majority needed to govern alone.
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