Biden attends dignified transfer of soldiers killed in Jordan drone attack

President Joe Biden participated Friday in the dignified transfer of three U.S. service members who were killed last weekend in Jordan.

During a ceremony at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, the bodies of the Army reserve soldiers, Sgt. William Rivers, Sgt. Breonna Moffett, and Sgt. Kennedy Sanders, each in a flag-draped transfer case, were removed in turn by teams of six carriers wearing camouflage uniforms and white gloves. They were carried from the cargo bay of a massive gray C-5 transport plane into a van.

The three soldiers, all from Georgia, were killed last weekend in a drone attack in Jordan by Iran-backed militants.

Biden, accompanied by first lady Jill Biden, stood in an overcoat against a cold north wind alongside Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman C.Q. Brown.

They all
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