Joe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: APJoe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: AP
Joe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: AP

Joe Biden formally clinches US Democratic presidential nomination

  • Biden now has 1,993 delegates, with contests still to come in eight states and three US territories
  • The moment was met with little fanfare as the US confronts overlapping crises, including Covid-19 and civil unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd
Topic |   United States
Joe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: APJoe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: AP
Joe Biden speaks during an event in Delaware on June 5, 2020. Photo: AP
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