Queen Elizabeth pens heart-warming note to Joe Biden

The British monarch reached out to the incoming US president, as confirmed by a Buckingham Palace insider before the historical swearing-in of Joe Biden.


Queen Elizabeth sent out a subtle note to Joe Biden ahead of his inauguration as the 46th president of the United States, in a heart-warming personal message.

The British monarch reached out to the incoming US president, as confirmed by a Buckingham Palace insider before the historical swearing-in of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, America’s first woman vice president kick started.

According to The Sunday Times royal correspondent Roya Nikkhah, the Queen penned a private letter to show her support ahead of the historic inauguration, as confirmed by Harper's Bazaar.

Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson also congratulated Biden, via Twitter message, upon his swearing-in. 

"Congratulations to @JoeBiden on being sworn in as President of the United States and to @KamalaHarris on her historic inauguration," Johnson's public statement read. "America's leadership is vital on the issues that matter to us all, from climate change to COVID, and I look forward to working with President Biden," Johnson tweeted.

During his inaugural speech, Biden vowed to mend broken ties with world leaders and countries across the globe.

"America has been tested anew and America has risen to the challenge," he said. "Today we celebrate the triumph not of a candidate but of a case: a case of democracy. The will of the people has been heard and the will of the people has been heeded," he added.

 

First Published:Jan. 21, 2021, 7:55 p.m.

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