revealed , “The Washington Post” newspaper of America, that ” the United States will change the commander of military operations against Daash in Iraq and Syria.”
The newspaper quoted sources in the Pentagon, that “it is unlikely that the incumbent Gen. Stephen Townsend, will replace Gen. Sean MacFarland, commander of the International Joint operations against Daash in Iraq and Syria since October of last year.”
According to the paper that the “General Townsend, is currently as commander of the air landing Corps 18 in Fort Bragg , “North Carolina”, will begin his new duties in August or September. ”
the paper that” the task that stands in front of a very difficult, especially in Syria, in the presence of a large number of Daash terrorist gangs. ”
the US General Townsend, it seemed his military service in the US army in 1982, as commander of a platoon in a band of air landing 82, and held senior positions in the Pacific command, and the US joint Chiefs of staff, as well as his participation in the military operations in Grenada, Afghanistan and Iraq .