Washington : US Vice President Joe Biden’s son was discharged this year from the US Navy reserve after testing positive for cocaine, a US official said, reports AFP. Hunter Biden, 44, had been a reserve officer starting in

2012 but failed the drug test last year, said the official familiar with the case, who spoke on condition of anonymity. In a statement, the vice president’s younger son acknowledged his discharge and expressed regret.Hunter Biden, who held the rank of ensign, had been selected for a commission in 2012 and assigned to work in public affairs.

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