oct 18, 2021
Colin Powell, Who Shaped U.S. National Security, Dies at 84 (New York Times)
Colin Powell, Former Secretary of State, Dies at 84 (Wall Street Journal)
Colin Powell, exemplary general stained by Iraq claims, dies (Associated Press)
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Peggy Cifrino, Powell’s longtime aide, said he had been treated over the past few years for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer. The Powell family’s social media post did not address whether Powell had any underlying illnesses.
Multiple myeloma impairs the body’s ability to fight infection, and studies have shown that those cancer patients don’t get as much protection from the COVID-19 vaccines as healthier people. (Associated Press)
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