Thsi is quite possibly the most stupid thing I've ever heard.
He's pulling your leg.
I recall the tragic testing on African-Americans of the effects of syphillis.
Historical records of said testing are immutable.
What is this officer thinking, and who cleared his statement?
If he thinks testing should start on American citizens, I wait to see if he's the first in the very short line.
His PR officer must've been stoned.