Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard gestures during ...
Feb 27th, 2012
(Reuters) - Australia's Prime Minister Julia Gillard gestures during a news conference at Parliament House in Canberra February 27, 2012. Gillard won a leadership showdown with party rival Kevin Rudd with strong backing from her party Monday, but now faces a mammoth task to rebuild support for her divided and unpopular minority government. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz (AUSTRALIA - Tags: POLITICS) -
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