Wales's First Minister congratulates Joe Biden on US President election victory

Joe Biden has been congratulated by the first minister for his election win. Credit: PA

Wales's First Minister has congratulated Joe Biden following his presidential election victory.

Mark Drakeford said he looks "forward to working with you to build on the strong links between Wales and USA".

Kamala Harris also makes history by becoming the first female, black and Indian-American Vice President.

Joe Biden successfully reached the 270 electoral college threshold after winning the state of Pennsylvania, claiming an unassailable lead over the sitting President, Donald Trump.

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