U.S. President Donald Trump has acknowledged President-elect Joe Biden’s election victory and called for a smooth transition of power in the aftermath of the violence at the U.S. Capitol.
In a video released Thursday, Trump said a new administration will be inaugurated on January 20th.
He said his focus now turns to ensuring a smooth, orderly and seamless transition of power.
Though he didn't mention Biden by name, he stressed America must move on, adding that the country needs a moment of healing and reconciliation.
Trump also denounced protesters who turned violent and stormed Capitol Hill.