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Press Statement
Richard Boucher, Spokesman
Washington, DC
December 15, 2003


Secretary Powell in Surgery

Secretary Powell is undergoing surgery this morning for prostate cancer. The operation is being performed at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington. He will be there for several days before he returns home. He will be on a reduced schedule while he recovers from the operation

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Released on December 15, 2003

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