Defense Secretary Austin Transferred Into Critical Care, Transfers Duties To Deputy

Posted on AllSides February 12th, 2024
From The Right

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin was transferred into critical care on Sunday night after being admitted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center earlier in the day for a bladder issue, the Pentagon said in a statement.

The news is the latest wrinkle in a health controversy that began last month over the Cabinet official’s secretive hospitalization for complications following a procedure to treat prostate cancer.

“Earlier today, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III was transported by his security detail to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to be seen...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

More News about Defense and Security from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right