Biden: Masks aren't 'political statements' | SBS News


US President-elect Joe Biden has urged Americans to tackle COVID-19 infections by wearing masks, insisting they are not ‘political statements’.

Speaking to the nation for the first time since his acceptance speech, Mr Biden said the country faced a ‘dark winter’ as COVID-19 infections continued to soar and a safe vaccine was yet to be found.

Mr Biden is set to take office on January 20, despite claims of electoral fraud by incumbent President Donald Trump.

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