The Independent published this video item, entitled “Australia: Anthony Albanese sworn in as prime minister ahead of Tokyo summit” – below is their description.
Anthony Albanese has been sworn in as Australia’s new prime minister ahead of a Tokyo summit with Joe Biden.
The move took place on Monday as votes are still being counted to determine whether Mr Albanese will control a majority in a parliament that is demanding tougher action on climate change.
Australia’s centre-left Labor Party ousted predecessor Scott Morrison’s conservative coalition at Saturday’s election.
The coalition had been in power under three prime ministers for nine years.
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