Kevin Rudd sworn in as Australian Prime Minister

Kevin Rudd has been sworn in as Australian Prime Minister, three years and three days after he was ousted from the same job in an internal government showdown. The leadership ballot was forced by party colleagues hoping to avoid a huge defeat in upcoming elections.

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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.