November 12 Yonhap News Agency, on the morning of the 12th local time, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Biden tweeted that he congratulated Biden on his election as US President and felt Biden’s commitment to “building stability” The Korea-US alliance, the firm will of peace and prosperity on the Korean Peninsula.”
The call lasted for 15 minutes, and the specific content has not yet been announced. Korean media predicts that the two sides will exchange views on issues such as the Korean Peninsula issue and the strengthening of the Korea-US alliance.
Moon Jae-in also said that in the future, he will actively cooperate with Biden’s president-elect to jointly address global challenges such as Coronavirus pandemic and climate change. According to a report from Kyodo News, Biden spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga before talking with Moon Jae-in.
On the 7th local time, a number of American media estimated that the Democratic presidential candidate Biden won the election by winning more than the 270 electoral votes required to enter the White House. But the Republican presidential candidate Trump has yet to admit defeat.
Moon Jae-in tweeted to congratulate Biden on his victory
Eight hours after Biden issued his “quasi-winning election” statement, Moon Jae-in tweeted in both Korean and English to congratulate Biden and Harris on winning the election.
He said, “The Korea-U.S. alliance is strong, and the bond between Korea and the U.S. is strong.
In order to pursue common values, I look forward to working with the two of you.”