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Biden arrives in London ahead of Queen Elizabeth’s funeral

President Biden — and his huge safety element — arrived in London Saturday forward of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth.

The president, together with first woman Dr. Jill Biden, made it to London round 10 p.m. native time, touchdown in Stansted Airport in Essex on Air Power One, according to reports.

The couple was greeted by US Ambassador Jane Hartley and native officers.

Biden meeting with US Ambassador Jane Hartley and other officials after arriving in London.
Biden meets with US Ambassador Jane Hartley and different officers after arriving in London.
Picture by BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP through Getty Photos
The presidential motorcade leaving London Stansted airport.
The presidential motorcade leaves London Stansted airport.
Joe Giddens/PA through AP

On Sunday, the Bidens will be a part of different royals and dignitaries at a pre-funeral reception at Buckingham Palace.

Biden, 79, is predicted to be one of the crucial closely guarded people attending Monday’s last farewell for the monarch, who died Sept. 8 at age 96.

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