"The fact of the matter is I've made it clear that if I made anyone feel uncomfortable I feel badly about that", he said.
Although he has not been accused of sexual assault or harassment, the women have said they felt Biden violated their personal space. According to the essay, Biden behaved inappropriately with Flores during a rally in Las Vegas in 2014 when he "touched her shoulders from behind" and planted a "big slow kiss" at the back of her head. Several women have since come forward with similar stories about Biden. After failing to apologise in a video published on 4 April, he issued an apology in a Friday address, saying that he was sorry for not understanding that his actions could make someone feel uncomfortable.
But he added: "I´ve had hundreds and hundreds of people contact me - who I don´t know - and say the exact opposite".
Asked if he considers Biden a threat in the presidential race, Trump said he does not. "I'm not sorry for anything that I have ever done - I've never been disrespectful intentionally, to a man or a woman". On Thursday, he posted a video online in which he said he would be "much more mindful" when interacting with people. "To make light of something as serious as consent degrades the conversation women everywhere are courageously trying to have". "I had permission to hug Lonnie".More news: ‘I Like Women And Men
With almost 50 years in public life, Mr. Biden said that his record speaks for itself. If he runs for president he's going to win because he is Joe Biden. "I think he´s only a threat to himself".
"There is no possibility any of those guys making millions of bucks on Wall Street, doing good work wherever they're doing it and doing very well, they could not function without the work you do".
Biden served under former Vice President Barack Obama, whom many have charged as both too "sophisticated" and "elitist", including former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, during her 2008 run for the Democratic nomination against Obama.