After four years of heightened tensions between President Donald Trump and key international allies, world leaders responded to the news of Joe Biden̵7;s victory in Saturday’s 2020 election with praise praise and congratulations.
As vice president in the Obama administration, Biden has fostered ties with world leaders, and many call him “true ally” with nations and their alliances in their comments. .
Many also congratulate Kamala Harris on her becoming historically elected vice president.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
“We will continue to build on this foundation as we continue to keep our people safe and healthy from the effects of the global COVID-19 pandemic, while working to promote peace and peace. Import, economic prosperity and climate action worldwide, “Trudeau said in an expansion statement. “I look forward to working with President-elect Biden, Vice President-elect Harris, their administration and the US Congress as we work together to tackle the world’s biggest challenges.”
German Chancellor Angela Merkel
“Congratulations! The American people have made a decision. Joe Biden will be the 46th President of the United States of America. I wholeheartedly wish him luck and success, and congratulate Kamala Harris, female Vice President her country’s first election, “Ms. Merkel said in a statement in German. “I look forward to future cooperation with President Biden. Our transatlantic friendship is irreplaceable if we want to tackle the greatest challenges of our time.”
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Scotland’s first minister Nicola Sturgeon
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg
“I look forward to working closely with President-elect Biden, Vice President-elect Kamala Harris and the new administration to further strengthen relations,” said Stoltenberg, who directed the military alliance. between North America and Europe. and accused its members of taking advantage of the US.
Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky
Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness
Kazakh President Qasym-Jomart Toqayev
Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin
Martin mentioned Biden’s Irish Catholic origin in his statement on Twitter, saying, “I also look forward to welcoming him home when circumstances permit!”