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Vice President Biden gives West Point commencement speech

Vice President Joe Biden has told the U.S. Military Academy's class of 2016 it's joining "the greatest fighting force in the world."

Vice President Biden gives West Point commencement speech

WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) -- Vice President Joe Biden has told the U.S. Military Academy's class of 2016 it's joining the "greatest fighting force in the world."

Biden made the remarks at a graduation ceremony Saturday at Michie (MYE'-kee) Stadium on the West Point grounds along the Hudson River.

More than 950 cadets will receive their degrees and commissions as second lieutenants in the U.S. Army.

Biden also was West Point's commencement speaker in 2012.


Updated : 2021-06-13 12:32 GMT+08:00