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Theresa May Becomes New British Prime Minister

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British Home Secretary Theresa May waves as she stands with her husband Philip John May before she makes a statement after Andrea Leadsom pulled out of the contest to become Conservative Party leader outside the Houses of Parliament on July 11, 2016 in London. Theresa May will become the UK's new Prime Minister after David Cameron holds his final Prime Minister's Questions and visits the Queen to officially resign his position.

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