President Biden on Thursday told State Department employees he was “shot at” overseas — reviving a claim that previously stirred controversy.
“You have great personal courage. I’ve been with some of you when we’ve been shot at,” Biden told a group of diplomatic aides in Washington. . .
Biden said during a CNN-hosted Democratic presidential debate in 2007 that he was “shot at” inside Baghdad’s fortified Green Zone.
He later revised the claim, saying that in fact, “I was near where a shot landed.” (Read more from “WATCH: Joe Biden Revives Controversial Claim That He Was ‘Shot at’ Overseas” HERE)