Joe Biden undoes Trump legacy in first day in office, appeals for unity amid crises

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    Joe Biden will have his first full day at the White House today, but the new US President spent his first hours undoing the legacy of his predecessor Donald Trump. Biden signed 17 executive orders, including some taking a u-turn in Donald Trump’s most emblematic measures, such as the border wall with Mexico, the WHO, the “Muslim travel ban”, among others, as FRANCE 24’s Catherine Norris Trent reports from Washington.

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