Biden in Atlanta to meet Asian-Americans after spa killings

Atlanta (AFP) – US President Joe Biden visited Atlanta Friday on a mission to comfort Asian Americans plunged into grief and fear after attacks left six women of Asian descent dead and a nation alarmed by pandemic-era hate crimes. The pre-scheduled trip to the southern metropolis was originally intended to focus on Biden’s Covid-19 battle plan, and the president began with a visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But this week’s carnage around Georgia’s largest city prompted Biden, accompanied by Vice President Kamala Harris, to add a meeting with Asian-Americans. It was inte…

Read More

HEDGE accordingly