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The Associated Press verified that the video showing Biden attempting to sit was doctored. Biden did sit in the chair after a brief pause.

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Video edited to make it appear Biden tried to sit down when there wasn’t a chair

A video shows President Joe Biden trying to sit in a chair that wasn’t there during a ceremony in Normandy, France, commemorating the 80th anniversary of D-Day. The Associated Press verified that the video showing Biden attempting to sit was doctored. Biden did sit in the chair, which was visible, after a brief pause, as he waited for a speaker to finish. The full footage of the ceremony confirms Biden did sit as shown, refuting claims made in the edited video.

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