U.S. President Joe Biden asked his family to “watch themselves” during the campaign.
“For God’s sake, watch yourself,” Joe Biden told his younger brother Frank shortly before the vote. The Democratic spokesman also advised relatives not to get into situations that would hurt them in the first place. It is noted that the future president was concerned that his family members’ deals could put the campaign in jeopardy.
Earlier it was reported that the U.S. Department of Justice, as part of an investigation into the tax affairs of Joe Biden’s son Hunter, was interested in his ties with the Ukrainian gas company Burisma. According to the Associated Press, the U.S. authorities requested information about Hunter’s ties not only with the Ukrainian firm, but also with “two dozen other organizations”. In addition, the Justice Department began examining the business relations of the president-elect’s son with China and his “other financial transactions.