Biden Calls Australian PM That Fellow Down Under

By BBC Staff September 17, 2021 | Image Source: BBC

US President Joe Biden appeared to forget the Australian prime minister’s name during a video conference.

He referred to Scott Morrison as “that fellow down under” after addressing his UK counterpart, Boris Johnson, on first-name terms.

Their virtual meeting had been held to discuss the Aukus security pact in the Asia-Pacific between the three nations.

Author: BBC Staff

Source: BBC: Aukus: What will nuclear-powered submarines mean for Australia?