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US elections

Trump confirms he will not attend Biden’s inauguration

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US President Donald Trump confirmed he will not be attending the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden on January 20.

“To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th,” Trump tweeted.

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The violent assault on the US Capitol by President Donald Trump’s supporters and his long refusal to accept the results of the 2020 election have jeopardized the president’s political future and tainted prospects for his top lieutenants and family members, current and former administration officials said.

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(With agencies)