Colin Powell

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United States general who was the first African American to serve as chief of staff

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I thought one observation of the less than dynamic duo, Crocker and Petraeus, was right on target,"They remind me of the old Soviet generals who use to report the grain crop is good this year, knowing that it was a disaster, but afraid or unwilling to tell the truth." Everyone who comes into contact with Bush is slimed,think Colin Powel, and now Gen Petraeus.
Secretary of State Colin Powel had referred to the possibility some time ago, but recent statements from India ruled out the possibility.
Putting something back into society Colin Powel, 56, retired as Welsh Office Union representative on medical grounds.
He was Secretary of State Colin Powel's 'Number Two' in the State Department who exercised considerable latitude in many areas of Bush foreign policy issues.
Musharraf will meet former US secretary of state Colin Powel, British Prime Minister David Cameron, King Abdullah of Jordan and UAE authorities before arriving in Pakistan, the sources added.
The term used by Colin Powel in September 2001 that 'you are either with us or against us' is now applicable to USA itself.