United Nations, United States:
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday congratulated Joe Biden on profitable the US presidency — and the American individuals for a “vibrant exercise of democracy.”
Biden was projected because the winner of the bitterly contested November three election on Saturday by US media, although President Donald Trump has but to concede.
“The Secretary-General congratulates the American people for a vibrant exercise of democracy in their country’s elections last week,” spokesman Stephane Dujarric informed reporters.
“He congratulates the President-elect and Vice President-elect and reaffirms that the partnership between the United States and the United Nations is an essential pillar of the international cooperation needed to address the dramatic challenges facing the world today.”
Dujarric didn’t clarify why Guterres waited two days to supply his congratulations to Biden and his operating mate Kamala Harris.
From Saturday, dozens of world leaders and heads of worldwide organizations provided their effectively needs to the Democratic duo.
Diplomats who spoke to AFP on situation of anonymity stated Guterres, whose time period ends on the finish of 2021, was not planning to ask for a second time period if Trump had been reelected.
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