Biden and former presidents gather for Colin Powell’s funeral

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Powell, who died last month at the age of 84, was the first African-American to serve as secretary of state and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

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general Mark milleyMOREChairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff was also in attendance, as were former Vice President Dick Cheney and Second Lady Lynne Cheney.

Powell is expected to be honored by Biden, Obama and Bush at the funeral. He was Secretary of State to Bush and served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff to President George HW Bush and National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan.

When the Bidens arrived at the cathedral on Friday morning, they sat in the front row next to Obama, who hugged the first lady. Jill bidenJill BidenNight Defense & National Security: A New Plan To Treat Marines ‘Like Human Beings’ Shows Youngkin’s Surprise Shows Trump Not Necessary To Win Biden Predicts McAuliffe’s Win In Virginia Governor’s Race MORE. Then the president and the first lady spoke with Obama before the funeral began.

Powell died of complications from COVID-19. He had been fully vaccinated and diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of cancer.



Reference-thehill.com

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