Dec. 8, 2011, midnight
Voters in Gibraltar last Thursday elected a new government in parliamentary elections. The Gibraltar Socialist Labour Party (GSLP), led by Fabian PICARDO, narrowly defeated the Gibraltar Social Democrats (GSD), led by Peter CARUANA. CARUANA and the GSD have led Gibraltar for the past 15 years. A record, 17,917 voters cast ballots on Thursday, for a turnout of 82.5 percent.