US President Donald Trump took a bitter sip, the newly elected President Joe Biden finally approved the transfer of power to the administration, thus ending the long-running stalemate.
The head of the General Service Administration, Emily Murphy, has informed the newly elected US President about this.
President Trump says the legal battle will continue but has asked the administration to do what is needed.
US TV says the letter is the first step towards acknowledging President Trump’s defeat. President Trump has made the move at a time when the key state of Michigan has also confirmed Biden’s victory.
Donald Trump tried to stop the result but it did not happen. US President-elect Joe Biden has welcomed a peaceful transfer of power.