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Commander: SOCOM Never Left the Pacific: SEAPOWER Magazine Online

Commander: SOCOM Never Left the Pacific: SEAPOWER Magazine Online

The commander of U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) told senators that the command maintains a robust presence in the Asia-Pacific region despite heavy commitments in the Middle East and Africa.

“SOCOM never left the Pacific,” said Army Gen. Joseph L. Votel testifyied March 8 before the Senate Armed Services Committee during a hearing on the 2017 proposed defense budget.

Source: SEAPOWER Magazine Online