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Biden pushes back against report that he told an inaccurate war story

Biden pushes back against report that he told an inaccurate



The Democratic presidential candidate jumbled the elements of the tale, the Washington Post reported, but he’s standing by his wordJoe Biden, the frontrunner in the Democratic primary race, has sought to dismiss a media report that he told a war story on the campaign trail strewn with false and inaccurate details.The former US vice president jumbled elements of multiple events in his tale about a navy captain rejecting a silver star for retrieving the body of a dead comrade, according to the Washington Post. Continue reading…



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Author : David Smith in Washington

Publish date : 2019-08-30 01:11:53

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