(CBrief) – President Joe Biden has responded to Republicans’ claims that they have evidence that the Biden family received indirect payments from a Chinese company.
It happened on Friday night when an agitated President Biden responded to Russian President Vladimir Putin having an arrest warrant issued for him by the International Criminal Court as a reporter snuck in a question about his family’s business dealings.
Q Could you give us your reaction to the International Criminal Court issuing an arrest warrant for Vladimir Putin?
THE PRESIDENT: Well, I think it’s justified. But the question is, it’s not recognized internationally by us either. But I think it makes a very strong point.
Q Are you confident the bank, sir — are you confident the bank crisis has calmed down?
THE PRESIDENT: Yes.
Q Will you give us a sense of your reaction to President Putin meeting with President Xi next week?
THE PRESIDENT: Well, we’ll see when that meeting takes place. That’s (inaudible).
Q Any reaction to the House GOP memo about your family dealings, sir?
THE PRESIDENT: My family dealings?
Q Yes, your — (inaudible) that Hunter Biden’s business associate sent over a million dollars to three of your family members. Any reaction to that?
THE PRESIDENT: That’s not true.
Q Should Putin be tried for war crimes? (Inaudible.)
THE PRESIDENT: He’s clearly committed war crimes.
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THIS SEEMS CONTRADICTING TO WHAT HUNTER SAID.. pic.twitter.com/6lyhFjUT1q
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