July 18, 2024



Keir Starmer is new UK prime minister after landslide election win

CNN World

By Rob Picheta, Lauren Said-Moorhouse, Billy Stockwell, Peter Wilkinson, Sarah Tilotta, Ivana Kottasová, Christian Edwards, Thom Poole and Jack Guy, CNN
Updated 2:01 PM EDT, Fri July 5, 2024

Labour has won the UK general election in a landslide. The new Prime Minister, Keir Starmer, pledged to steer the country towards “calmer waters” in his first address to the nation. Starmer is starting to form his cabinet, appointing the UK’s first ever female finance minister.

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