Joe Biden and Kamala Harris was congratulated by Chinatown on winning the United States Presidential election, in the ending of speculation about when Beijing would formally accept the victory, Bloomberg reports.
China congratulated Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on winning the United States presidential election, ending days of speculation about when Beijing would formally acknowledge the victory, Bloomberg reports.
“We have been following the reaction on this US presidential election from both within the United States and from the international community,” Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin told a briefing in Beijing on Friday.
“We respect the American people’s choice and extend congratulations to Mr. Biden and Ms. Harris,” Wenbin added.
China’s concede came after many television networks projected the win of Biden against Trump in Arizona, which was one of the competitive states where the president has looked the way of overruling the election
Major world leaders execpt some few countries like China, Russia and Mexico with which so far has withheld there comments, had congratulated Biden and Harris for defeating their opponent, as Trump debated the results.
“We understand that the result of the US presidential election will be determined following the US laws and procedures,” Wenbin stated.