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US President says democracy is attacked and must be defended in the world




The president of United States, Joe bidenHe will say at the Munich Security Conference, to be held this Friday, that democracy is under attack in many places, including Europe and in his country, and must be renewed and defended, the White House said.

« In too many places, including Europe and the United States, democratic progress is under attack. We must show that democracies can still deliver on our people, » according to Biden’s comments prepared for the virtual meeting.

The White House also said that Biden will urge defending, strengthening and renewing democracy.

« We have to show that our model is not a relic of our history. It is the best way to realize the promise of our future. And if we work together with our democratic partners, with strength and confidence, I know that we will overcome all challenges and all competitors, « according to Biden’s comments.

Biden’s speech at the Munich Security Conference will be preceded by the virtual G7 meeting that is expected to focus on joint efforts to combat the pandemic in Coronavirus, climate change and the economic challenges posed by China.

Source: Sputnik