Beijing: China finally finished whispering to China’s silence, congratulating U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and vice president-elect Kamala Harris’ victory in the presidential election Friday (November 13).
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said at a regular press conference, “We respect the choices of the American people… “We congratulate Biden and Harris,” he said. “I understand that the results of the elections in the United States will be confirmed in accordance with US laws and procedures.” , “Added the king.
The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs had previously postponed congratulations, only mentioning Biden’s claim to victory. Chinese foreign policy analysts described this position as a preventive measure because President Trump did not admit it, the Washington Post reported.
Biden defeated Trump in a fierce competition to become the 46th President of the United States on his third attempt at the White House.
The former vice president was declared president-elect after winning the battlefield in Pennsylvania, surpassing 270 electoral votes.
However, Trump refused to admit defeat saying the election was not over and promised legal challenge with a reelection campaign.