New Australian prime minister says government remains strong

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's former Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been sworn in as the nation's new prime minister after the country's previous leader was ousted during an internal party revolt.
Turnbull was sworn in by Australia's Governor-General on Tuesday, replacing Tony Abbott, who was unseated during a surprise ballot of his conservative Liberal Party colleagues on Monday night.
Turnbull becomes Australia's fourth leader in little more than two years and his sudden appointment has left deep divisions in his administration's ranks.
Abbott spoke for the first time on Tuesday about his ejection and pledged to make the transition as easy as possible.Read more on NewsOK.com

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia's former Communications Minister Malcolm Turnbull has been sworn in as the nation's new prime minister after the country's previous leader was ousted during an internal party revolt.

Turnbull was sworn in by Australia's Governor-General on Tuesday, replacing Tony Abbott, who was unseated during a surprise ballot of his conservative Liberal Party colleagues on Monday night.

Turnbull becomes Australia's fourth leader in little more than two years and his sudden appointment has left deep divisions in his administration's ranks.

Abbott spoke for the first time on Tuesday about his ejection and pledged to make the transition as easy as possible.
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