The candidate of the Democratic party in the forthcoming United States, US, presidential election, Joe Biden, has reacted to the death of President Donald Trump’s younger brother, Robert.
Newspot had reported that Robert died on Saturday after being hospitalized for an undisclosed illness in New York.
Trump confirmed the death in a statement, adding that Robert was his best friend and will be missed.
Reacting, Biden, in a tweet via his official Twitter page on Sunday afternoon, expressed sadness over the death of Robert.
He wrote: “Mr President, Jill and I are sad to learn of your younger brother, Robert’s passing.
“I know the tremendous pain of losing a loved one and I know how important family is in moments like these.
“I hope you know that our prayers are with you all.”