Here’s how world leaders are reacting to US President Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, replacing Donald Trump.
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks during a news conference following an EU Summit video conference at the European Council building in Brussels, on November 19, 2020. (AP)
German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. (File photo: AFP)
Spain’s Prime Minister, Pedro Sanchez speaks at a parliamentary session in Madrid, Spain, on Thursday, April 9, 2020. (AP)
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte speaks during a news conference due to coronavirus spread, in Rome, Italy March 11, 2020. (Reuters)
Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov (AFP)
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu delivers a statement to Likud party MKs at the Knesset (Israel’s parliament) in Jerusalem, December 2, 2020. Yonatan Sindel/Pool via REUTERS
Hamas spokesman Fawzi Barhoum pauses during an interview with The Associated Press in Gaza City, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012. Barhoum said Tuesday Gaza’s ruling Hamas movement is willing to cede power to an interim unity government led by its longtime rival, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.(AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)