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Joe Biden will undergo a colonoscopy and temporarily hand power to Kamala Harris

U.S.A.Joe Biden will undergo a colonoscopy and temporarily hand...

US President Joe Biden arrives in Bethesda for his annual physical visit (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)

President of the United States of America, Joe Biden will temporarily hand power to the country’s vice president, Kamala Harris, while the anesthesia of a colonoscopy he will undergo this Friday remains At Walter Reed Hospital.

this procedure “a routine“The White House reported, The President is part of a medical check-up to be held this FridayFor the first time since taking office in January.

White House Press Secretary, jane saki, recalled that this situation is not new – it had already happened in 2002 and 2007, when then-President George W. Bush carried out the same procedure – but This is the first time a woman has been entrusted with power.,

,Following procedure established in the Constitution, President Biden will transfer power to the Vice President during the short time he is under anesthesia., The Vice President will work from her office in the West Wing during this time,” the White House confirmed.

US government Will declare result in next few hours For medical examination to the head of state.

Kamala Harris, Vice President of the United States of America (Europa Press)
Kamala Harris, Vice President of the United States of America (Europa Press)

Any details about Biden’s health are closely watched, given Speculation is rife over whether he will stick to his stated intention of seeking a second term in 2024., Biden “pledged to be” before his election a year agocompletely transparent“With voters in all aspects of their health.

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The White House also said earlier this year that the results of Biden’s final check-up they will be made public,

In a letter published for his election campaign in December 2019, Biden’s physician described him as “a healthy, vigorous 77-year-old man in a position to successfully discharge his presidential duties.”,

According to the letter, Biden does not smoke or drink alcohol, and prior to his election, he exercised at least five days a week.

He was vaccinated against COVID-19 and got a booster shot in September.

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