Biden hosts Belarus opposition leader at White House

WASHINGTON — US President Joe Biden meets with Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya at the White House, where he expresses support for the eastern European nation’s quest for democracy.

“I was honored to meet with @Tsihanouskaya at the White House this morning,” Biden says in a tweet, referring to the exiled opposition leader.

“The United States stands with the people of Belarus in their quest for democracy and universal human rights,” he adds.

Never miss breaking news on Israel
Get notifications to stay updated
You're subscribed