US President-elect Joe Biden welcomed Donald Trump’s announcement on Friday that he will not attend the January 20 inauguration, calling it a “good factor.”
“I used to be instructed on the way in which over right here that he indicated he wasn’t going to point out up on the inauguration,” Biden instructed reporters in Wilmington, Delaware.
“One of many few issues he and I’ve ever agreed on,” Biden mentioned. “It is a good factor, him not displaying up.”
“He is been a humiliation to the nation,” Biden mentioned.
“He is not match to serve,” the president-elect added of Trump, who’s going through the potential for being impeached subsequent week for inciting his supporters to storm the US Capitol.
“He exceeded even my worst notions about him,” Biden mentioned. “He is one of the crucial incompetent presidents within the historical past of the USA of America.”
Biden mentioned Vice President Mike Pence can be welcome at his inauguration.
Biden’s remarks got here after Trump tweeted earlier Friday that he wouldn’t attend the inauguration.
“To all of those that have requested, I can’t be going to the Inauguration on January twentieth,” Trump tweeted.
(Aside from the headline, this story has not been edited by NDTV employees and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)