Amid the continuing Group of Seven (G7) Summit within the United Kingdom, US President Joe Biden gifted a hand-crafted $ 6,00Zero bicycle to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. In return, Johnson gave the US chief a framed photograph from an Edinburgh mural of the black 19th century abolitionist Frederick Douglass, and Jill Biden a first-edition copy of “The Apple Tree” by British writer Daphne Du Maurier, who lived in Cornwall.
A report in ANI quoted The Philadelphia Inquirer saying that Biden’s reward to Johnson is painted blue with crimson and white decorations to evoke the British Union Jack and signatures of the 2 world leaders on the crossbar. The US and British flags are current on the top tube of the bike.
In a Tweet Biden thanked the British PM and mentioned, “The particular relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom is stronger than ever.”
Johnson additionally affirmed the robust US-UK ties and mentioned, “The way forward for the world’s stability and prosperity lies in cooperation between the UK and the US, the closest of companions and the best of allies.”
Following this weekend’s summit, the Bidens will meet Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle west of London, earlier than heading on to Europe for additional summits.
“Joe and I are each trying ahead to assembly the Queen,” Jill Biden mentioned.
“That’s an thrilling a part of the go to for us. We’ve regarded ahead to this for weeks and now it’s lastly right here. It’s a gorgeous starting.”
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