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Merkel agrees with Biden on importance of transatlantic cooperation : Spokesman

'She congratulated him and Vice President-designate Kamala Harris on their election victory,' Merkel's spokesman said in a statement

Reuters , Tuesday 10 Nov 2020
Biden & Merkel
FILE PHOTO: In this file photo taken on February 1, 2013 shows then US Vice President Joe Biden and German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) meeting at the Chancellery in Berlin. (Photo: AFP)
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke to US President-elect Joe Biden by telephone on Tuesday and they agreed on the importance of the transatlantic partnership, her spokesman said.

"She congratulated him and Vice President-designate Kamala Harris on their election victory. The chancellor expressed the wish for close and trusting future cooperation," Merkel's spokesman said in a statement.

"The chancellor and the president-designate agreed that transatlantic cooperation is of great importance in view of the many global challenges," he added.

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