Lloyd Austin to Lead U.S. Central Command

March 26, 2013   // 0 Comments

The general becomes the first African-American in the post. by Valerie Jarrett, BET Today, Gen. Lloyd Austin became the first African-American to lead the U.S. Central Command, which has a wide-ranging area of responsibility for 20 countries in the Middle East and southwest Asia. His appointment is effective immediately. During the change of command ceremony today, Secretary of Defense ...

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