Joe Biden’s attorneys discovered the documents in November while emptying out those buildings and handed them over to the archives, which are responsible for preserving this kind of behavior, his legal counsel, Richard Sauber, said.
The White House cooperates with the National Archives and the Department of JusticeSauber said in a statement.
This is amazing
A small number of documents classified as confidential Found in
Closed closet at the Ben Biden Center, a think tank affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania, he said.
The documents were not the subject of any request or prior request And since their release into the archives, attorneys for Joe Biden have continued to cooperate to
Ensure that the archive is in possession of any Obama-Biden administration recordshe added.
According to US media CBS News, Attorney General Merrick Garland ordered the Chicago federal prosecutor to review the documents, and the Federal Police (FBI) also opened an investigation.
Citing an anonymous source, CBS News reports that there are twelve documents involved and none of them contain nuclear secrets.
The FBI conducted a spectacular search of Donald Trump’s residence in Florida in August in order to recover thousands of documents, including a hundred classified defense secrets, that the former president took after leaving the White House and had until then. Refusal to return to the archive.
According to press reports, these secret documents, which were seized in his Mar-a-Lago club, contain particularly sensitive information about China and Iran, in addition to nuclear secrets.