UK PM Johnson speaks to Biden, discusses COVID-19 and climate change

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he spoke to U.S.

Reuters November 11, 2020 00:11:04 IST
UK PM Johnson speaks to Biden, discusses COVID-19 and climate change

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LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he spoke to U.S. President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday about working together on tackling climate change and recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic.

"I just spoke to @JoeBiden to congratulate him on his election," Johnson said in a tweet.

"I look forward to strengthening the partnership between our countries and to working with him on our shared priorities – from tackling climate change, to promoting democracy and building back better from the pandemic."

(Reporting by Alistair Smout; editing by Stephen Addison)

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