Colin Powell, former U.S. secretary of state, dies of complications from COVID-19
Colin Powell, the former four-star general who became the first Black U.S. secretary of state, has died at the age of 84. Anita McBride, former senior adviser to Powell, says she will remember him as ‘an incredible public servant, but also a gentle human being.’
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