Sweden's first female PM elected again after quitting
The Independent|November 30, 2021
Magdalena Andersson has been elected as Sweden’s first female prime minister for the second time in a week, following her shock resignation just hours after she was originally appointed.

The former finance minister won a similar vote last week but threw in the towel after the Green Party – a coalition partner – abandoned the government over a lost budget vote.

Ms Andersson will now form a minority government consisting only of her own party, the Social Democrats, which hold 100 seats in the 349-seat parliament and will have to rely on support from several other parties to implement policy. Not since 1979 has a government commanded so little direct support in parliament.

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