World Leaders Are Congratulating Joe Biden For Winning The Election


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Joe Biden speaks whereas flanked by Kamala Harris in Wilmington, Delaware.

After 4 years of heightened tensions between President Donald Trump and essential worldwide allies, world leaders responded to the information of Joe Biden’s victory within the 2020 election on Saturday with reward and congratulations.

As vp within the Obama administration, Biden had fostered relationships with world leaders, and lots of known as him a “true ally” to their nations and alliances of their remarks.

Many additionally congratulated Kamala Harris on her historic ascendency to vp–elect.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Congratulations, @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris. Our two international locations are shut mates, companions, and allies. We share a relationship that’s distinctive on the world stage. I’m actually trying ahead to working collectively and constructing on that with you each.

“We’ll additional construct on this basis as we proceed to maintain our individuals secure and wholesome from the impacts of the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, and work to advance peace and inclusion, financial prosperity, and local weather motion all over the world,” Trudeau mentioned in an expanded assertion. “I sit up for working with President-elect Biden, Vice President-elect Harris, their administration, and the USA Congress as we deal with the world’s biggest challenges collectively.”

German Chancellor Angela Merkel

“Congratulations! The American individuals have determined. Joe Biden would be the forty sixth president of the USA of America. I wholeheartedly want him luck and success and in addition congratulate Kamala Harris, the primary elected feminine Vice President of her nation,” Merkel mentioned in a press release in German. “I sit up for future collaborations with President Biden. Our transatlantic friendship is irreplaceable if we wish to deal with the biggest challenges of our instances.”

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi

Congratulations @JoeBiden in your spectacular victory! Because the VP, your contribution to strengthening Indo-US relations was essential and invaluable. I sit up for working intently collectively as soon as once more to take India-US relations to larger heights.

Heartiest congratulations @KamalaHarris! Your success is pathbreaking, and a matter of immense pleasure not simply to your chittis, but in addition for all Indian-Individuals. I’m assured that the colourful India-US ties will get even stronger along with your assist and management.

First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon

Congratulations from 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 to President-Elect Joe Biden and to history-making Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris 🇺🇸

NATO Secretary-Basic Jens Stoltenberg

I congratulate @JoeBiden on his election as the subsequent U.S. President & @KamalaHarris as Vice President. I do know Joe Biden as a powerful supporter of our Alliance & sit up for working intently with him. A powerful #NATO is nice for each North America & Europe https://t.co/Ij3rWtNH5c

“I sit up for working very intently with President-elect Biden, Vice-President-elect Kamala Harris and the brand new administration to additional strengthen the bond between North America and Europe,” mentioned Stoltenberg, who has steered the army alliance group by means of Trump’s criticisms and accusations that its members have been benefiting from the US.

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis: “Congratulations to US President-Elect Joe Biden. Joe Biden has been a real buddy of Greece and I’m sure that beneath his presidency the connection between our international locations will develop even stronger.”

Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky

Congratulations to @JoeBiden @KamalaHarris! #Ukraine is optimistic about the way forward for the strategic partnership with the #UnitedStates. 🇺🇦 and 🇺🇸 have all the time collaborated on safety, commerce, funding, democracy, struggle in opposition to corruption. Our friendship turns into solely stronger!

Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness

(1/2) I prolong congratulations to the President-elect and Vice President-elect of the USA, Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

America may have its first feminine Vice President within the particular person of Kamala Harris, and we’re proud that she bears Jamaican heritage.

(2/2) Her ascension to this position is a monumental accomplishment for ladies all around the world and I salute her.

We sit up for working with the brand new administration.

President of Kazakhstan Qasym-Jomart Toqayev

My honest congratulations to Mr Joe Biden on his election as President of the USA of America. Look ahead to having productive cooperation between our two international locations within the areas of mutual curiosity.

Irish Prime Minister Micheál Martin

I wish to congratulate the brand new President Elect of the USA @JoeBiden Joe Biden has been a real buddy of this nation all through his life and I sit up for working with him within the years forward. I additionally sit up for welcoming him again house when the circumstances enable! 🇮🇪 🇺🇸

Martin referenced Biden’s Irish Catholic roots in his assertion on Twitter, saying, “I additionally sit up for welcoming him again house when the circumstances enable!”

French President Emmanuel Macron

The Individuals have chosen their President. Congratulations @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris! Now we have quite a bit to do to beat as we speak’s challenges. Let’s work collectively!

Colombia President Iván Duque

Felicitamos a @JoeBiden, nuevo Presidente de EE.UU y @kamalaharris, primera mujer vicepresidenta de EE.UU. Les deseamos los mejores éxitos en su gestión. Trabajaremos juntos en fortalecer la agenda común en comercio, medioambiente, seguridad y lucha contra crimen trasnacional.

“We congratulate @JoeBiden, the subsequent president of the USA and @kamalaharris, the primary feminine vp of the USA,” Duque tweeted in Spanish. “We want you each success in your tenure.”

President of Argentina Alberto Fernández

Felicito al pueblo estadounidense por el récord de participación en las elecciones, una clara expresión de la voluntad well-liked.

Saludo a @JoeBiden, próximo presidente de los Estados Unidos, y a @KamalaHarris, que será la primera vicepresidenta mujer de ese país.

“I congratulate the American individuals on the document turnout within the elections, a transparent expression of well-liked will,” he tweeted.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan

Congratulations @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris in your well-deserved win.

London appears ahead to working with you — it is time to get again to constructing bridges, not partitions. 🇺🇸 🇬🇧

Mayor of Paris Anne Hidalgo

Welcome again America! Congratulations to @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris for his or her election! Whereas we’re about to have a good time the fifth anniversary of the Paris Settlement, this victory symbolizes our have to act collectively greater than ever, in view of local weather emergency. 🇺🇸
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Australia Prime Minister Scott Morrison

Congratulations to @joebiden and @kamalaharris – Australia needs you each success in workplace. The Australia-US Alliance is deep and enduring, and constructed on shared values. I sit up for working with you intently as we face the world’s many challenges collectively.

President of Peru Martín Vizcarra

Saludamos la masiva participación del pueblo estadounidense en las urnas y felicitamos a @JoeBiden y @KamalaHarris por su reciente elección. Trabajaremos para fortalecer la democracia, el multilateralismo, la cooperación internacional y preservar el medio ambiente.

“We salute the huge turnout of the American individuals on the polls and congratulate @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris to your latest election,” Vizcarra tweeted.

Republic of Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo

On behalf of the Authorities and other people of Ghana, I prolong my warmest congratulations to the President-Elect of the USA of America, Vice President @JoeBiden, on his decisive victory within the elections of third November 2020. 1/4

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

Congratulations President-elect @JoeBiden & @KamalaHarris in your victory within the US Presidential election. With so many points going through the worldwide neighborhood, your message of unity is one we share. New Zealand appears ahead to working with you each! https://t.co/VTGRM4mHEK

Prime Minister of Japan Yoshihide Suga

Heat congratulations to @JoeBiden and @KamalaHarris. I sit up for working with you to additional strengthen the Japan-US Alliance and guarantee peace, freedom, and prosperity within the Indo-Pacific area and past.