World leaders congratulate Biden and Harris

The congrats, mostly, express their votes that the relationship with the United States is strengthened in friendship, cooperation and joint struggle for common interests.

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By Maria T. Morales

Leaders from around the world have congratulated President-elect Joe Biden, who this weekend became the president-elect number 46 from United States.

Nicolas Maduro, from Venezuela, Through his Twitter account he expressed: "I congratulate the American people on the presidential elections. Likewise, "I congratulate President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris on their victory.".

While, Boris Jhonson, Prime Minister of Great Britain, also joined in the congratulations for the elected mandario. “Congratulations to Joe Biden on his election as president of the United States and to Kamala Harris, candidate for vice presidency, for its historic achievement ".

Likewise, Kyriacos Mitsotakis, Prime Minister of Greece, he stated: “Joe Biden has been a true friend of Greece and I am sure that under his presidency, the relationship between our countries will grow even stronger.

Carlos Alvarado, President of Costa Rica posted on Twitter: “I congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris as President-elect and Vice-President-elect of the United States. We celebrate the high participation in the electoral process, as well as the ties of friendship that unite us with the American people ".

While, Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, He said: "I wish you from the heart, fortune and success to Joe Biden and congratulations to Kamala Harris, the first elected vice president of her country ".

further, Emmanuel Macron, external: "Americans have appointed their president". Congratulations to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris! We have a lot to do to overcome today's challenges! Let's act together!”.

While, laurentino Cortizo, President of Panama, he stated: “I extend my congratulations to Joe Biden on his election as President, Y Kamala Harris as First Woman Vice President of the United States of America ".

Likewise, Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, who was one of the first to speak, express: "I congratulate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on their election as President and Vice President of the United States".

Added, through a statement that “Canada and the United States enjoy an extraordinary relationship, one that is unique on the world stage. The geography we share, common interests, deep personal connections and strong financial ties make us close friends, partners and allies ".

further, n watch, President of El Salvador, manifested tonight: “El Salvador and the United States have had a close relationship for more than 157 years, and recently that relationship got stronger ".

However, Manuel Lopez Obrador, president of Mexico, He omitted to congratulate the elected president. He declared that he will wait for the legal situation regarding the elections to be legally resolved to issue an official position on the matter..

Presidents of the whole world have expressed their congratulations, mostly through their Twitter accounts.

Uruguay, Colombia, Chile, Costa Rica, Paraguay, Argentina and Honduras also joined in the jubilation of the American people who, despite the elections being held amid a resurgence of COVID-19, they elected their president number 46 with a historical majority of votes

Likewise, he also made history by choosing, for the first time, a Kamala Harris, as the first Afro-descendant woman to hold the position of Vice President.