The election of Sadiq Khan as London’s first Muslim mayor has been welcomed by all walks of life from popstars and sporting personalities to human rights lawyers and US presidential hopefuls.
Son of a Pakistani bus driver, champion of workers' rights and human rights, and now Mayor of London. Congrats, @SadiqKhan. -H— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) May 7, 2016
Zac Goldsmith, Britain's Conservative Party candidate for Mayor of London (R) and Paul Golding, Mayor of London candidate for Britain First (L), react as Britain's Labour Party candidate for Mayor of London Sadiq Khan speaks following his victory in the London mayoral election at City Hall in London, Britain, May 7, 2016. REUTERS/Toby Melville