Elected Vice-President of the United States Michael Pence called this election historic, and received congratulations from Russia
The new Vice-President of the United States, Republican Michael Pence, who had the honor to announce the election of Donald trump’s the 45th President of the United States, expressed his gratitude to all Americans who voted in the presidential election for trump, and called the moment historic.
“The American people have spoken and expressed their will, – said Pence. – Donald trump is elected as the 45th President of the United States.”
He also thanked Americans for electing him. “I thank you for inviting me,” said Pence at the headquarters of the trump in new York.
Former Indiana Governor Michael Pence, as well as the new US President Donald trump, today received congratulations from Russia.
As reported TASS, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev congratulated Michael Pence on his election as Vice-President of the United States.
“I would like to confirm the readiness to work together constructively to ensure sustainable progressive development of Russian-American relations,” Medvedev said in a congratulatory telegram.
“I am convinced that, building dialogue in a spirit of genuine equality and respect of interests each other, our countries can overcome the current difficult phase and to resume full-scale cooperation on all issues of bilateral and international agenda,” he said.