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Former Secretary of State Colin Powell Dies at 84 From COVID-19 Complications

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell Dies at 84 From COVID-19 Complications

Colin Powell, the former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has tragically passed away at the age of 84.

According to a statement, Powell, who worked with Ronald Reagan, George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush, passed away due to COVID-19 complications.

Click inside to read his family’s statement on his passing…

On Facebook, his family announced, “General Colin L. Powell, former U.S. Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, passed away this morning due to complications from Covid 19. He was fully vaccinated. We want to thank the medical staff at Walter Reed National Medical Center for their caring treatment. We have lost a remarkable and loving husband, father, grandfather and a great American.”

Our thoughts are with the Powell family during this time.

We’re mourning the losses of so many celebrities this year.

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