Leaders throughout the world revealed shock as the advocates of United States President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol structure in Washington DC. Trump’s advocates protest the election of Joe Biden as the next president.
Many called it an attack on democracy and revealed shock on how the occasions taken place in the American capital city. The world leaders condemned this screen in a nation that has actually constantly promoted democracy.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of the neighbouring Canada stated that Canadians were disrupted and saddened by the occasion and stressed that democracy in the United States need to be supported.
“Canadians are deeply disturbed and saddened by the attack on democracy in the United States, our closest ally and neighbour. Violence will never succeed in overruling the will of the people. Democracy in the US must be upheld – and it will be,” Trudeau stated in a tweet.
Canadians are deeply disrupted and saddened by the attack on democracy in the United States, our closest ally and neighbour. Violence will never ever be successful in overthrowing the will of individuals. Democracy in the United States should be supported – and it will be.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau January 6, 2021
Prime Minister Boris Johnson of the United Kingdom called the violence disgraceful and stated that the transfer of power in the United States need to be tranquil.
He tweeted, “Disgraceful scenes in U.S. Congress. The United States stands for democracy around the world and it is now vital that there should be a peaceful and orderly transfer of power.”
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres advised the politicians to direct their fans to avoid violence and regard democratic procedures and the guideline of law.
“Very distressing scenes at the US Congress. We condemn these acts of violence and look forward to a peaceful transfer of Government to the newly elected administration in the great American democratic tradition,” stated Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
The foreign minister of France, Jean-Yves Le Drian, stated in a tweet, “The violent acts against American institutions are a grave attack against democracy. I condemn them. The American people’s will and vote must be respected.”
The violent acts versus American organizations are a severe attack versus democracy. I condemn them. The American individuals’s will and vote need to be appreciated
— Jean-Yves Le Drian (@JY_LeDrian January 6, 2021
Taking a strong stand, Germany’s Foreign Minister Heiko Maas made a tweet in German, stating that the opponents of democracy enjoyed to see the images of the violence from Washington DC.