Iceland’s new government formally took power today following a state council meeting at Bessastaðir, the presidential residence.
Iceland Review photographer Geir Ólafsson took the following images at the event.The new ministers meet with the President of Iceland.
Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson, Iceland's new prime minister.
The new ministers on the steps of Bessastaðir.
Sigmundur and Bjarni Benediktsson, Iceland's new minister of finance and economics.