Donald Trump will say he’ll “pray for the success” of Joe Biden’s administration in his farewell tackle later however that the political motion he created “is just simply starting”.
Earlier than he leaves workplace tomorrow, the outgoing president stated everybody within the US had been “horrified” by the rioting on the Capitol in Washington DC earlier this month.
In extracts launched by the White Home, he stated: “Political violence is an assault on all the pieces we cherish as People. It could actually by no means be tolerated.”
He added: “As I put together at hand energy over to a brand new administration at midday on Wednesday, I would like you to know that the motion we began is just simply starting.”
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Mr Trump additionally stated he would pray for the success of the incoming administration in preserving America protected and affluent, however he didn’t point out Joe Biden by title.
He went on: “Our agenda was not about proper or left, it wasn’t about Republican or Democrat, however concerning the good of a nation, and meaning the entire nation.”
He stated his administration had “restored American energy at residence – and American management overseas”, and it “constructed the best financial system within the historical past of the world”.
Underneath his management, Mr Trump claimed the US had “revitalised our alliances and rallied the nations of the world to face as much as China like by no means earlier than”.
And he stated: “On account of our daring diplomacy and principled realism, we achieved a collection of historic peace offers within the Center East. It’s the daybreak of a brand new Center East and we’re bringing our troopers residence.”
He additionally stated he was “particularly proud” to be the primary president in a long time who has “began no new wars”.