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Downing Street has launched video footage of the second Sir Keir Starmer speaks with US President Joe Biden following Labour’s basic election win.

The name, which happened on Friday (5 July), noticed the brand new prime minister converse with Mr Biden, who congratulated him on “a hell of a victory”.

Mr Starmer replies: “Thank you, Mr President.

“It has been a long night and day and I have been busy appointing my Cabinet.”

The two leaders additionally mentioned their shared dedication to the “Special Relationship” between the UK and the US.

Mr Starmer stated: “This is the bedrock for our defence, for our security and prosperity.”