Australians react to Gillard being ousted as PM


I'll never forget shedding a tear for Rudd when Gillard knifed him. I hope Karma bites her in the backside. #spill #YouDecide9


So the same people who voted Rudd out and replaced him with Gillard are voting Gillard out and Rudd in. Logic? #Australia


@ruddfactor I loved how Rudd praised Gillard in his speech, after he & Fitzgibbon rubbished her for 3 years #auspol

Read: Julia Gillard steps down after defeat in shock vote


Rudd sworn in as Australian PM

Kevin Rudd has been sworn in as Australian Prime Minister. The leadership ballot was forced by party colleagues hoping to avoid a huge defeat in upcoming elections.