she President of the United States, Joe Bidenemphasizes that his “memory is good” after andSpecial prosecutor Robert Hur pointed to a document about his case for the retention of classified documents, in which he will not ultimately be charged, that the president’s memory is “very limited”.
“No, look, I have a good memory. Look at what I’ve done since I became president. the House. White.
During this, the president distinguished his case from that of former President Donald Trump, accused precisely for the retention and dissemination of classified documents, for his cooperation in the investigation and for not obstructing justice “as Trump did. ”
In that sense, he transferred part of the blame to his group of advisers who, according to his version, should have returned them, although he admitted that he should have been more attentive to this issue. “I thought they were returned. And the facts are that they reached a strong conclusion: that I did not break the law,” added the president.
An allusion to the death of his son
Biden too severely criticized the part of the special prosecutor’s report where it was pointed out that he did not remember the moments of his son’s death. Joseph ‘Beau’ Biden, who died in 2015 from brain cancer.
“There is a reference to not remembering when my son died. How do you say it? Frankly, when they asked me the question, I thought to myself that it was none of their damn business (…) I don’t need anyone to remind me when he died,” he added.
However, Joe Biden, as he was about to leave the press conference, returned to the lectern to answer a question about the conflict in Gaza, and once again made one of his famous failures by confusing the president with Mexico to the president of Egypt.
Joe Biden just called President Sisi of Egypt “The President of Mexico” pic.twitter.com/aDpZRXY7TA
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“I am of the opinion, as you know, that the conduct of the response in Gaza has been exaggerated. (…) The president of Mexico (referring to Egypt), Al Sisi, does not want to open the way to allow entry of humanitarian material. I talked to him. I convinced him to open the border. I talked to Al Sisi to open the passage to the Israeli side. I pushed hard for humanitarian aid to enter Gaza. Are there many innocents people who have hunger, many innocent people have problems and die. And this must stop, first of all, “added the president.