Joe Biden Finally got in touch with my wife Britney Greenner …and, according to the White House, POTUS assured her that they were doing everything they could to bring the WNBA star home.
The White House said in a statement that Biden and the vice president Kamala Harris and Cheryl Greenner Wednesday … that came after Sherrell pleaded with U.S. officials to let Biden call her over the past few weeks.
“The president called Sherrell to assure her that he was working to secure Britney’s release as soon as possible,” the White House said, adding that Biden also read to her that he planned to send Britney to Britney later Wednesday. draft of a letter.
The White House official added in the statement that Biden told Sherrell that they were currently pursuing “every way to bring Britney home.”
As you know, Britney has been in a Russian prison since mid-February…before she was charged have drugs In luggage at Moscow airport.
Sherrell, who has been very outspoken in speaking to Biden in the run-up to Britney’s trial, which began on Friday, said Thursday that she “wants” the president to “tell me he cares.”
In addition to the phone calls, Biden “directed his national security team to maintain regular contact with the families of Cheryl and Britney and other Americans who have been taken hostage or wrongfully detained abroad,” White House officials said Wednesday. To keep them updated. To ensure their loved ones are released as soon as possible.”
Britney’s trial in Russia is scheduled to continue with another hearing later this week.