Katrín Jakobsdóttir meets with Iceland's President

Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, President of Iceland has invited leader of the Left Green Alliance, Katrín Jakobsdóttir to meet with him at Bessastaðir today to give her a formal mandate to form a new government. 

Coalition talks between the Left Green Alliance, the Independence Party and the Progressive Party are going well and a government agreement has been reached. 

See our live broadcast here. As soon as the broadcast is over you can rewatch it. 




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