Biden declares ‘America is back’ in welcome words to allies

The Hindu | Feb 20, 2021 at 3:58 AM
  • President Joe Biden used his first address before a global audience Saturday to declare that “America is back, the transatlantic alliance is back,” after four years of a Trump administration that flaunted its foreign policy through an “America First” lens.
  • The Mr. Biden administration announced Thursday its desire to reengage Iran, and it took action at the United Nations aimed at restoring policy to what it was before Mr. Trump withdrew from the deal in 2018.
  • Mr. Biden announced the U.S. intention of rejoining on the first day of his presidency, but he had to wait 30 days for the move to go into effect.