The German foreign minister called on Trump to count the votes and accept the results of the presidential election
According to Lianhe Zaobao, Germany calls on US President Trump to abide by the rules and accept the results of the presidential election.
It is still unknown when the results of the US presidential election will be announced.
According to a Bloomberg report, German Foreign Minister Maas told the public radio station ARD on Thursday (5th) that Trump’s request to stop the counting of votes “does not conform to American democratic culture.”
Maas said, “It’s easy to be a winner, but sometimes it’s harder to be a loser. The important thing is that everyone ultimately accepts the election results.”
In an interview with the German media “Spark” on the 6th, Maas once again addressed the post-election situation in the United States and said that it would be irresponsible to increase tensions.
He called on Trump and the Democratic candidate Biden to send both parties before the announcement of the election results. Exercise restraint.
According to Reuters, Maas said in an “extraordinarily blunt tone”, “The United States is not a personal show. Anyone who continues to add fuel to the fire under such circumstances is irresponsible.”
Maas also said that no matter who wins Election, transatlantic relations will need to be improved.