Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Janša has handed Donald Trump victory within the 2020 United States Presidential election, regardless of no official end result being declared.
“It’s fairly clear that American folks have elected Donald Trump and Mike Pence for 4 extra years,” Janša tweeted on Wednesday.
“Extra delays and information denying … [the] greater the ultimate triumph for the President. Congratulations to the Republican Celebration for sturdy outcomes throughout the US”.
The US election is presently locked in a stalemate, with a whole bunch of 1000’s of votes nonetheless to be counted, and the end result nonetheless unclear in key states.
Donald Trump declared a premature victory at the White House and described the election course of as a “main fraud on our nation”.
The marketing campaign for Democrat candidate Joe Biden has described the bid to cease vote counting as “outrageous, unprecedented and incorrect”, and say they’re “able to deploy” authorized groups.
The Slovenian Prime Minister’s tweet generated an instantaneous response from a number of MEPs, together with German Nicola Beer from Renew Europe Group.
“Donald Trump has his deeply undemocratic, unjustified playbook on elections EU Member States mustn’t play alongside,” tweeted Beer.
“The European Union, with all Member States, has an obligation to point out respect for each single vote. Interval.”
No different EU chief has issued congratulations or themselves introduced a end result within the US election.
“Whereas we look forward to the election end result, the EU stays able to proceed constructing a powerful transatlantic partnership, primarily based on our shared values and historical past,” mentioned EU Vice-President Josep Borrell.
The electoral faculty votes haven’t all been counted at time of writing.