US presidential election: China congratulates Joe Biden | South China Morning Post

China offered cautious congratulations to Democratic presidential nominee

Joe Biden

on Friday, a week after the former vice-president declared that he had secured enough Electoral College votes to enter the White House.

“We respect the choice of the American people, and we express our congratulations to Mr Biden and Ms Harris,” Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said, referring to

US vice-president-elect Kamala Harris

.

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