The Labor Party wins in London with Sadiq Khan | EUROtoday

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The Labor Party has received the London Mayoral elections for the third consecutive time with Sadiq Khan and has thus confirmed its rise within the countdown to the final elections, within the face of the debacle of the Conservative Party, which misplaced no less than 467 of its members. thousand councilors in competition within the native elections.

Despite the comfy lead within the polls, Sadiq Khan maintained a disputed victory within the ultimate stretch palms and palms with the conservative candidate Susan Hallconsultant of the laborious wing of the toriesbacked by former premier Boris Jonhson and by the previous president Donal Trumpwhich this week accused Khan of “opening the doors of London to the jihadists“.

Despite citizen insecurity, with the latest homicide of a 14-year-old boy at swordpoint, and the controversy attributable to the extension of the ultra-low emissions zone (ULEZ) to the complete London metropolitan space, Khan exceeded expectations and it prevailed within the majority of the districts of the British capital.

Sadiq Khan, 53, son of Pakistani immigrants and first Muslim mayor of the townhad additionally turn out to be in latest weeks the favourite goal of the previous vice chairman of the Conservative Party Lee Andersonwho went as far as to say that “Islamists have taken control of the mayor of London”, in reference to the pro-Palestine demonstrations within the British capital.

The mayor of London requested his neighbors to point out his rival about trump that London chooses “hope over fear, and unity over division.” Khan vowed to proceed the campaign for clear air within the metropolis and motion on local weather change and harshly criticized the hostility on the networks and the dying threats for selling the most important low-emission zone in Europe.

The Labor Party accomplished its good electoral outcomes with the conquest of the seat of Blackpool South in it crimson belt and the addition of some 200 new councilors in England and Wales, with the victory within the mayor of Liverpool, which additionally managed to revalidate Steve Rotheram.

“The path to Downing Street is being marked by local Labor administrations with truly transformative work,” Rotheram warned. “When the Labor Party is in the majority in Westminster, we will really see what the transfer of power to the regions and cities will entail.”


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