“The people might be instantly returned again to their submit of obligation and positioned on administrative go away,” Guglielmi mentioned. “There was no impression to the upcoming journey.”

Guglielmi mentioned that USSS officers “have very strict protocols and insurance policies for all staff and we maintain ourselves to the best skilled requirements.”

“Given that is an lively administrative personnel matter, we aren’t ready to remark additional,” Guglielmi added.

The White Home referred questions on the Reuters report back to the Secret Service.

South Korea’s Chosun Ilbo newspaper was seemingly first to report {that a} Division of Homeland Safety worker, meant to “escort” Biden within the nation, “was charged with assault when he was intoxicated and had an argument with an area.”

Biden arrived in South Korea on Friday and visited the Samsung Electronics campus in Pyeongtaek, the place he delivered remarks alongside South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol.

Biden is anticipated to reach in Seoul later Friday, the place he’ll stay till Sunday, when he’ll journey to Tokyo.