London: US President Donald Trump said that China will own the United States if Joe Biden gets elected as the next President. He made the statement while addressing the 2020 Council for National Policy.

According to reports, Trump said, “China was never mentioned in any way, shape, or form. China will own our country if he gets elected. They will own our country and we're not going to let that happen."

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Trump added that according to intelligence reports, China wants Joe Biden to win the election. He added, "It would be insulting if they wanted me to win. I don't think so," Trump said.

Trump also said that Democrats who spend so much time tearing down America, can't lead the country.

In the finale of the four-day Democratic National Convention on Friday, former US Vice-President Joe Biden took centre stage to formally accept the Democratic nomination for the president’s post.

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“If you entrust me with the presidency, I will draw on the best of us, not the worst. I’ll be an ally of the light, not the darkness. It’s time for us, for we the people, to come together. And make no mistake: united, we can and will overcome this season of darkness in America,” Biden said in his acceptance speech, live from the Chase Center in Wilmington.