COVID-19: Secret Military Task Force Prepares to Secure the Capital

COVID-19: Secret Military Task Force Prepares to Secure the Capital
Photo by 2nd Lt. Valeria Pete

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser yesterday ordered a one-month extension of the state of emergency, as cases in the region grow at a rapid pace. Federal officials in the nation's capital expect a New York-like epidemic in the District, Maryland and Virginia, one that could potentially cripple the government.

"No one wants to talk evacuation, especially when there's nowhere to go," says a senior military officer working on continuity of government planning; he requested anonymity because he is not authorized to speak on the record.

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