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Spain’s new prime minister is Pedro Sanchez

Spanish Socialist Party leader Pedro Sanchez has become Prime Minister today after passing a vote of censure against center-right Mariano Rajoy.

In favor of the motion of censure tabled by the Socialists, 180 MPs voted, 169 voted against, while one MP abstained.

Sandcheth is expected to take office on Monday and his government be appointed next week.