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LLOYD AUSTIN: WAS HE REALLY IN THE HOSPITAL?

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I find it almost unbelievable that the Secretary of Defense’s location was not known to his security detail, the White House Situation Room, and the commanders in the nuclear triad.

Something appears to be amiss with the story about SecDef’s hospital stay.

Austin kept prostate cancer, surgery complications a secret from everyone, even Biden

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has prostate cancer, and his recent secretive hospitalization was for surgery and later to treat a urinary tract infection related to that operation, his doctors said Tuesday.

The cancer revelation answers the main question about Austin’s hospitalization, which has now lasted eight days. But it may only add to questions of accountability, since President Joe Biden only learned about the cancer diagnosis on Tuesday, even though it was made about a month ago.

“Nobody at the White House knew that Secretary Austin had prostate cancer until this morning,” said John Kirby, the National Security Council spokesman. “And the president was informed immediately after.”

The 70-year-old Austin was admitted to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Dec. 22 and underwent surgery to treat the cancer. He developed the infection a week later. Biden and other senior administration officials were not told for days about his hospitalization or his cancer.

According to the doctors, the cancer was detected when Austin had a regular screening in early December. They said he “underwent a minimally invasive surgical procedure” and went home the next day. But on Jan. 1 he reported nausea and severe abdominal, hip and leg pain due to the infection.

They said his prostate cancer was detected early, and his prognosis is excellent.

The cancer revelation comes after days of persistent questions about Austin’s hospitalization and the delays in notifying key leaders. And it raises more questions about the transparency and truthfulness of the Defense Department, which for the past four days said he was initially at Walter Reed for an “elective medical procedure,” and not prostate surgery. <Source>

Bottom line…

Could he have been in a secret deal helping to facilitate a deal between Russia and Ukraine? Secret because Biden needs a major surprise to dig himself out of the grave he has dug for himself. Or perhaps other nations are the subject of Austin's attention.

Something is fishy. Either we have a stunning display of incompetence leading to an accidental national security breach, or Administration officials lied to the public.

We are so screwed.

-- Steve


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