>> This is a government that's getting on with the work we need to do.>> British Prime Minister Theresa May forms her cabinet after a bruising election last week saw her lose her majority in Parliament.>> A cabinet that will get on with the job of government that's about delivering a successful Brexit negotiations, and those negotiations start in a week's time.
>> That cabinet now including one of May's old adversaries, Michael Gove, back in the cabinet as Environment Secretary. He and May had a public feud in 2014 when he was Education Secretary and she was Home Secretary. Last year Gove had tried to win leadership of the Conservative Party, and in doing so, forced now Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson out of the race.
Leading to allegations of treachery and political back-stabbing.>>
>> And when May won that race, Gove was out, sacked from his cabinet position as Justice Secretary. But now Gove is back as the British prime minister tries to unite her party around the new cabinet. That unity crucial, as May heads towards Brexit negotiations and strikes a deal with Northern Ireland's DUP Party that will allow her to stay in power.
Gove is one of few ministerial changes. May also promoted her close ally, Damian Green, to the position of First Secretary of State, effectively Deputy Prime Minister. But the rest of the cabinet is largely unchanged, an apparent reversal of plans to turf out those seen as less loyal. A sign perhaps that the prime minister who campaigned on a slogan on strong and stable leaderships now finds herself considerably weakened.