As soon as Democratic Party candidate Joe Biden won the presidential election in the United States, he began to receive congratulatory messages from around the world. Many world leaders congratulated Joe Biden on this victory and called it an opportunity to strengthen global democracy. The leaders also expressed their joy at the first time that a woman has been elected to the post of vice president in the United States. Kamala Harris is elected vice president with Biden in this election.
Prime Minister Modi congratulates Biden-Harris
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared his photo with Biden and congratulated him on a resounding victory. Modi also has a good relationship with Trump. PM Modi also congratulated Kamla Harris on this victory. PM Modi wrote this good luck for your big win. Your contribution as Vice President for Indo-American Relations was commendable. I would be happy to work with you again to take Indo-American relations to new heights.
French President Macron speaks – will work together
French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted that the Americans elected their president. Congratulations to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. We have to do a lot to overcome modern challenges. Let’s work together. In addition, Mr. Biden was also congratulated by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and Egyptian President Abdel Fatah Al Sisi.
Israeli PM praised Trump and Biden
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu congratulated Joe Biden and Donald Trump. Netanyahu tweeted the congratulations to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris. Joe Biden has had a long and close personal relationship with us for almost 40 years. I know you as a great friend of Israel. I look forward to further strengthening the special alliance between the United States and Israel and working with you both.
Trump’s Brahmastra’s Ukraine also congratulated
Ukraine, the country at the center of Trump’s impeachment and Trump’s election campaign to show Biden and his family as corrupt, also praised Biden immediately after the victory. Many Western allies of the United States have also hailed the start of the new administration in Washington.
Germany said – willing to work with the next president
German Foreign Minister Haikko Maas tweeted: “We look forward to working with the next US president”.
Slovenian Prime Minister congratulates Trump and Biden
However, Slovenian Prime Minister Janze Janssa was the only leader in the world to congratulate Donald Trump ahead of the vote and even after Biden’s victory was announced he continued to support Trump.
Biden receives praise from Iraq despite hostility
After Biden’s victory, Iraq also experienced a mixed process. Biden is remembered by many Iraqis from the US invasion of Iraq in 2003. However, Iraqi President Barham Saleh tweeted and congratulated Biden on the victory and described him as a trusted friend and partner.
Trump’s close UAE prince also congratulates Biden-Harris
In addition to countries dissuaded by the policies of the Trump administration, leaders of those countries that had good relations with Trump were also praised by Biden. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of the United Arab Emirates congratulated Biden and elected Vice President Kamala Harris. Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has a good relationship with Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner.
British Prime Minister congratulates Biden
Another Trump ally and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson congratulated Biden on the victory. Johnson also praised Kamala Harris. In addition, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari also congratulated Biden on this victory.
These countries remain silent on Biden’s victory
However, some leaders who had good relations with Trump remained silent even after the election results were announced. These leaders include Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia. Russian President Vladimir Putin made no immediate statement about Biden’s victory.