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Bloomberg QuickTake: Now published this video item, entitled “Joe Biden Starts Election Day With a Visit to Church” – below is their description.
Joe Biden is starting Election Day with a visit to church – and his son, Beau. Biden and his wife, Jill, made an early morning stop at St. Joseph’s on the Brandywine in Wilmington, Delaware, the church he typically visits on Sunday when home. He had granddaughters Finnegan and Natalie in tow. After a brief church visit, the four walked to Beau Biden’s grave, in the church cemetery. Beau died of brain cancer in 2015, and Biden often speaks of his courage while deployed to Iraq as a major in the Delaware Army National Guard on the campaign trail. Biden’s deceased wife Neilia and infant daughter Naomi , both of whom died in a car crash in 1972, shortly after Biden was elected senator are also buried in the cemetery. Biden is spending the rest of his day in Pennsylvania as he makes a final push to get out the vote.Bloomberg QuickTake: Now YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Iraq
Iraq has a coastline measuring 58 km (36 miles) on the northern Persian Gulf and encompasses the Mesopotamian Alluvial Plain, the northwestern end of the Zagros mountain range and the eastern part of the Syrian Desert. Two major rivers, the Tigris and Euphrates, run south through Iraq and into the Shatt al-Arab near the Persian Gulf. These rivers provide Iraq with significant amounts of fertile land. The region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, historically known as Mesopotamia, is often referred to as the cradle of civilisation.
Iraq is a federal parliamentary republic consisting of 19 governorates, four of which make up the autonomous Kurdistan Region. Disputes over the sovereignty of Kurdistan Region continue.
Iraq is a founding member of the UN as well as of the Arab League, OIC, Non-Aligned Movement and the IMF.
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In This Story: Joe Biden
Joe Biden is an American politician who served as the 47th vice president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a United States Senator for Delaware from 1973 to 2009.
Biden is the Democratic presidential nominee for the 2020 election, running against the incumbent, Donald Trump.
On August 11, 2020, Biden announced U.S. Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate in the 2020 presidential election.