The President and the first lady will take part in the funeral events.
U.S. President Joe Biden and his wife Jill arrived in New York to participate in mourning events dedicated to the twentieth anniversary of the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. This was announced on Friday by the press service of the White House.
According to her, the American leader’s flight landed at LaGuardia airport at 20:51 local time. The president and the first lady went to the Manhattan district, where a funeral ceremony will be held on Saturday at the memorial to the victims of the terrorist attacks.
On Friday evening, there are no events in the schedule of the American leader. On Saturday, after the ceremony in New York, Biden will travel to Shanksville (Pennsylvania) and the suburbs of the capital.