MARYLAND (June 9, 2021)–today President Joe Biden departed Washington to attend the G7 Summit in London. Before boarding Airforce 1 he made the following statement:
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THE PRESIDENT: You dropped your phone. You dropped your phone.
Watch out for the cicadas. I just got one — it just got me.
Q What’s your main goal today when you get over there?
THE PRESIDENT: Strengthening the alliance and make it clear to Putin and to China that Europe and the United States are tight, and the G7 is going to move.
Q Mr. President, do you expect to come out with a vaccine strategy for the world?
THE PRESIDENT: I have one and I’ll be announcing it. Thank you.
Q Do you expect that Putin will be able to work out any kind of understanding with you on the cyberattacks?
THE PRESIDENT: Who knows at this point. It’s going to be a subject of our discussion.
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Source: White House and House Pool