President Biden falls on stage during graduation ceremony

President Biden falls on stage during graduation ceremony

The leader of the United States of America was seen taking a tumble at a recent public appearance.

President Joe Biden falls

President Joe Biden is once again a trending topic and not for his political policies, but rather a very unfortunate event that has once again gone viral.

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According to BBC, Biden, who is the USA's oldest serving president at 80, was handing out diplomas at a US Air Force Academy graduation ceremony when the slightly embarrassing moment occurred.

As the President moved off stage, he stumbled over a sandbag and hit the ground, while onlookers and officers rushed to his aid.

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Biden had just finished shaking the hands of each of the 921 graduating cadets and had been standing for over an hour and a half at that point, which is why he might have been eager to get back to his seat.

He was later seen smiling and jogging to catch his flight, while the White House communications director Ben LaBolt stated that he is fine.

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The current President of the United States (POTUS) was in good spirits after the fall and joked with the press waiting for him at the White House by saying he had been "sandbagged".

This is not the first time the POTUS has stumbled and it is said to be causing some concern for his health amongst the American people.

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