Whereas attempting to console a household who had simply misplaced their soldier daughter in a drone strike in Jordan final weekend, Joe Biden stated that he can perceive their ache as a result of his son Beau died in Iraq.
Besides he didn’t. The president’s son Beau Biden died of mind most cancers in 2015. Biden has repeated this lie greater than as soon as.
‘My Son Spent a 12 months in Iraq; That’s How I Misplaced Him’
Biden’s cellphone name to the grieving household began out as greatest it may given the circumstances, with information of a posthumous promotion.
The New York Put up reports, “The 81-year-old commander-in-chief talked about of his household tragedy right into a name to Shawn Sanders and Oneida Oliver-Sanders, which was recorded by the Atlanta Journal-Structure.”
“In the course of the Tuesday dialog, Biden stated that Military Spc. Kennedy Sanders, 24, could be posthumously promoted to sergeant,” the Put up famous.
The story continued:
“Oh wow, that’s the greatest information I’ve heard immediately, thanks a lot,” Oliver-Sanders stated as she and her husband started to cry. “You don’t know the way a lot meaning to us.”
“Oh, properly, I inform you what, it means lots to me,” Biden replied earlier than including: “My son spent a yr in Iraq; that’s how I misplaced him.”
Beau Biden died of mind most cancers in Might 2015 on the age of 46, practically six full years after he returned from a seven-month deployment to Iraq. The president has beforehand defined that he believes publicity to poisonous fumes from “burn pits” brought about Beau’s deadly sickness.
Not the First Time Biden Has Stated Beau Died in Iraq
This isn’t the primary time the president has finished this.
“This previous August, Cheryl Rex, the mom of Marine Lance Cpl. Dylan Merola, who died within the Aug. 26, 2021, suicide bombing at Kabul’s worldwide airport, recalled her interplay with the president,” the Put up reviews. “His phrases to me have been, ‘My spouse, Jill, and I understand how you’re feeling. We misplaced our son as properly and introduced him house in a flag-draped coffin,’” Rex recounted at a discussion board convened by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.).”
The lives of American troopers are extra necessary than any election, however when the present president of the USA who’s in search of one other 4 years in workplace can’t appear to get this proper, and his seemingly deteriorating cognitive potential continues to be a difficulty – at what level do you simply cease doing this?
Possibly he can’t cease. Or perhaps he does it on objective. Which is worse?
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