Joe Biden sends Platinum Jubilee message to the Queen saying UK and US' relationship 'stronger than ever'

The US President previously said Her Majesty reminded him of his mum

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In a video message, President Joe Biden said: “Your Majesty, congratulations on your Platinum Jubilee.

“For 70 years, you’ve inspired people with your selfless devotion and service to the people of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth.

“Throughout your reign, the relationship between the United Kingdom and the United States has grown stronger and closer than ever.”

Joe Biden
Joe Biden

First lady Jill Biden added: “Throughout the years, the joy your visits to the United States have brought Americans, and your solidarity with the American people in times of tragedy, have deepened the friendship and profound connection between our countries.

“Joe and I were so touched by the generosity and welcome you showed to us when we visited you at Windsor Castle last year, during our first visit overseas as President and first lady.”

President Biden continued: “On behalf of the people of the United States, we send you our best wishes to you and the people around the world marking this momentous and historic occasion.”

The first lady concluded: “Congratulations, Your Majesty, and have a wonderful Platinum Jubilee celebration.”