© Reuters. U.S.President Joe Biden attends a meeting with Defense Department leaders in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington, U.S. October 26, 2022. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Joe Biden congratulated Brazil’s Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on his election victory during a call on Monday, the White House said in a statement.
Biden and Lula discussed their countries’ strong relationship and committed to continue working as partners to address common challenges, the White House said.