Commander for Special Operations Command Central Command Visits Lebanon

Major General Darsie Rogers, Commander for Special Operations Command Central Command is visiting Lebanon September 21-23 to observe U.S. forces partnering with Lebanese Armed Forces and to meet with Lebanese military leaders. MG Rogers’ visit highlights the ongoing professional relationship between U.S. forces and the Lebanese Armed Forces and especially the strong degree of training cooperation between the two countries. MG Rogers said, while observing a combined training event featuring Lebanese forces from the Mukafaha and Rangers, “Our partnership with forces here in Roumieh serves as a shining example of the professionalism, dedication and competence of the Lebanese Armed Forces.”  The visit underscores the United States’ continuing support for the LAF and serves as a clear signal of U.S. commitment to the security of Lebanon.