Washington: US Protection Secretary Lloyd Austin has showed that he has examined sure for COVID-19 and is experiencing gentle signs whilst quarantining at house.
In a commentary Sunday evening, Austin mentioned he plans to wait key conferences and discussions just about within the coming week ‘to the degree possible.’ “I have informed my leadership team of my positive test result, as well as the President,” Austin mentioned.
“My staff has begun contact tracing and testing of all those with whom I have come into contact over the last week.” Austin, 68, mentioned he used to be totally vaccinated and won a booster in October.
“The vaccines work and will remain a military medical requirement for our workforce. I continue to encourage everyone eligible for a booster shot to get one. This remains a readiness issue,” he mentioned.
In October, some other member of President Joe Biden’s Cupboard, Fatherland Safety Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, examined sure for COVID-19.