WASHINGTON — Colin Powell, the retired four-star general who became the country's first Black secretary of state and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, died Monday due to complications from Covid-19, his family said in a on Facebook. Powell, 84, was fully vaccinated from Covid-19, his family said, and had colin powell treated at Walter Reed National Medical Center, but was suffering from serious underlying conditions.
Powell and his wife, Alma, were tested for Covid last Monday and both tested positive, a family spokesperson told NBC News. Powell was then hospitalized at Walter Colin powell. Powell had multiple myeloma,...
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WASHINGTON AP — Colin Powell, the trailblazing soldier and diplomat whose sterling reputation of service to Republican and Democratic presidents was stained by his faulty claims to justify the 2003 U. A veteran of the Vietnam War, Powell spent 35 years in the Army and rose to the rank of four-star general before becoming the first Black chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
His oversight of the U. He instead joined President George W. Such weapons never materialized, and though the Iraqi leader was removed, Powell was fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, his family said. In a Washington where...
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