Labour candidate Sadiq Khan was set on Thursday to become the first Muslim to be elected mayor of London, loosening the ruling Conservatives’ hold on Britain’s financial center after a campaign marred by charges of anti-Semitism and extremism.
Sadiq Khan, Britain's Labour Party candidate for Mayor of London, speaks to supporters at Canary Wharf in London, Britain May 4, 2016. (Reuters)
London Mayor Boris Johnson and Conservative Party candidate for Mayor of London Zac Goldsmith (R) speak during a campaign event for the London Mayoral election in London, Britain May 3, 2016. (Reuters)