Trump declined to recognise Joe Biden's win for over two months, and stopped short of congratulating his Democratic rival on his victory.
The incoming Biden administration earlier signalled that it doesn't plan on doing a complete about-face when it comes to US policy on China, and instead plans to confront Beijing if it finds the country culpable of abusive trade practices, intellectual property theft, as well as the issue of alleged human rights violations.
WASHINGTON0 (Sputnik) - The 45th President of the US, Donald Trump, has left the White House on Wednesday, just hours ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
There has been a significant uptick in bitcoin’s popularity, with its price skyrocketing well over 300% over the past year, which has been marked by a severe health crisis and economic downturn.
In 2017, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Egypt cut diplomatic ties with Qatar, accusing it of meddling and sponsoring terrorism.
Earlier this week, a Biden transition team member reportedly said that a caravan of Honduran migrants "is not going to be able to come into the United States immediately" due to the current situation at the border.
The number of infected worldwide has now surpassed 96,000,000, while the global COVID-19 death toll is over 2 million people, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University.