Congress Officially Confirms Biden's Victory Following Capitol Hill Assault

US Congress has officially confirmed Joe Biden's victory, reports Reuters.

"Hours after hundreds of President Donald Trump’s supporters stormed the US Capitol in a harrowing assault on American democracy, a shaken Congress on Thursday formally certified Democrat Joe Biden’s election victory," reads the article by Patricia Zengerle, Jonathan Landay and Richard Cowan.

The inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden will take place on January 20th.

The US Congress met yesterday to confirm Joe Biden's victory, however, the meeting was adjourned after supporters of incumbent President Donald Trump stormed the Capitol which was followed by the evacuation of congressmen from the building.

By Ana Dumbadze 

Source: Reuters 

07 January 2021 14:10