27 Oct '12, 2am

Obama replaces top brass in ME after #Benghazi. Coincidence?

U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Gen. John M. Paxton is President Barack Obama's nominee to serve as the assistant commandant of the Marine Corps. U.S. Marine Corps WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will nominate Army Gen. David Rodriguez to succeed Gen. Carter Ham as commander of U.S. Africa Command and Marine Lt. Gen. John Paxton to succeed Gen. Joseph Dunford as assistant commandant of the Marine Corps, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta announced Thursday. Both appointments must be confirmed by the Senate. Rodriguez is the commander of U.S. Army Forces Command and has served in a “variety of key leadership roles on the battlefield,” Panetta said. He’s “a proven leader” who oversaw coalition and Afghan forces during the surge in Afghanistan, and “was the key architect of the successful campaign plan that we are now implementing,” Panetta said. In announcing Ham’s successor, Panetta ...

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