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Biden Visits Area Of Oklahoma Where Hundreds Of Black Americans Massacred By White Mob In 1921

File image: Joe Biden, Dublin 2016/Rolling News

First sitting US President to do so

Joe Biden became the first sitting US President to visit Greenwood, Tulsa, where hundreds of black Americans were massacred by a white mob in 1921.

Leading a moment of silence alongside three survivors, he said it had been an "act of hate and domestic terrorism" and warned such behaviour still exists today.

Mr. Biden said it's remarkable no other president has been there:

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