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Kamala Harris, not Joe Biden welcomed German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday as she arrived in DC for a meeting on US-German relations.
Merkel arrived to the Vice President’s residence for a working breakfast with Kamala Harris Thursday morning.
— The Hill (@thehill) July 15, 2021
A few hours later Angela Merkel made her way to the White House to meet with Joe Biden where they will discuss climate change, cyberattacks and Covid-19.
— ABC News Live (@ABCNewsLive) July 15, 2021
This isn’t the first time Kamala Harris has greeted a foreign head of state visiting the White House.
Earlier this year, Joe Biden deployed Harris to greet Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga