Joe Biden arrives at the Capitol
US President-elect Joe Biden has arrived at the Capitol in Washington, where his inauguration ceremony will take place, the American television channel CNN reports.
The ceremony will begin within an hour. Vice-President Kamala Harris will be the first to take the oath, and then, at noon local time (20:00 Moscow time), Biden himself will do it. The ceremony will also be attended by the wife of the politician – Jill.
The outfits for the Biden couple were created by American designers: Joe Biden at the inauguration ceremony will be in a navy blue suit from Ralph Lauren, and his wife will be in an “ocean blue” outfit from Alexandra O'Neill.
It is also reported that the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump, who refused to attend the inauguration, left, according to a long tradition, a note for Joe Biden in the Oval Office. Also, a short message for the future first lady was prepared by Trump's wife, Melania.