Joe Biden and Boris Johnson to sign new ‘Atlantic Charter’ to boost ties and lead coronavirus recovery

//Joe Biden and Boris Johnson to sign new ‘Atlantic Charter’ to boost ties and lead coronavirus recovery

Joe Biden and Boris Johnson to sign new ‘Atlantic Charter’ to boost ties and lead coronavirus recovery

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and US President Joe Biden will on Thursday agree a new version of the “Atlantic Charter” aimed at leading the world’s pandemic recovery and bolstering ties.The agreement comes as the leaders hold their first face-to-face talks on Biden’s first overseas trip of his presidency.The new pact, modelled on the 1941 accord signed by Winston Churchill and Franklin D Roosevelt, aims to emulate the original accord, which shaped the post-war world order by promoting…

Article by [author-name] (c) World - South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2021-06-09T22:46:28+00:00 June 9th, 2021|World|Comments Off on Joe Biden and Boris Johnson to sign new ‘Atlantic Charter’ to boost ties and lead coronavirus recovery