British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday lauded the work of President BidenJoe BidenDemise toll from winter climate rises to at the very least 40: AP On The Money: House panel spars over GameStop, Robinhood | Manchin meets with advocates for wage | Yellen says go huge, GOP says maintain off Top political donor sentenced to 12 years in jail for unlawful marketing campaign contributions MORE in his first few weeks in the White House, remarking that America is back “as leader of the free world,” in serving to to unite the West.
“As you’ve seen and heard earlier, America is unreservedly back as the leader of the free world and that is a fantastic thing,” Johnson instructed the Munich Security Conference, referring to a speech Biden gave earlier in the day.
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During his digital look at a session of the Munich Security Conference, Biden emphasised America’s help for the transatlantic alliance and pledged to work collectively to deal with mutual challenges.
“I am sending a clear message to the world, America is back. The transatlantic alliance is back and we are not looking backward. We are looking forward together,” Biden mentioned.
Biden’s message marked a transparent departure from the “America first” international coverage strategy that his predecessor President TrumpDonald TrumpThune: Trump allies partaking in ‘cancel tradition’ by punishing senators who voted to convict Biden administration open to restarting nuclear talks with Iran Trump-McConnell rift divides GOP donors MORE enacted throughout his 4 years in workplace. Some of the measures taken underneath that strategy additionally brought on battle with European nations.
“The gloom has been overdone,” Johnson mentioned. “And we’re turning a corner and the countries we call the West are drawing together and combining their formidable strength and expertise once again.”