MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Paul Nuttall, a UK member of the European Parliament, was elected leader of the UK Independence Party on Monday, the party said.
"@paulnuttallukip has been elected as leader of #UKIP," the party said on its Twitter account.
Congratulations @paulnuttallukip on becoming the new Leader of UKIP. The right man at the right time.— Nigel Farage (@Nigel_Farage) 28 ноября 2016 г.
According to The Guardian newspaper, 62.6 percent voted for Nuttall.