September 14, 2023

How is Tuberville’s military promotion blockade impacting the Middle East?

Source: Jewish Insider

Journalist: Marc Rod

Jonathan Lord, the director of the Middle East Security Program at the Center for a New American Security and a former staff member for the House Armed Services Committee, added that it’s “hard to overstate what role these individuals” at the deputy commander levels “play on a day-to-day [basis] in coordinating with partners in the care and feeding of the defense diplomatic relationships that we have with the host countries that host our forces, with which we do partner exercises, for all the coordinated planning we do. Those are incredibly important positions.”

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  • Jonathan Lord

    Senior Fellow and Director, Middle East Security Program

    Jonathan Lord is a Senior Fellow and Director of the Middle East Security program at CNAS. Prior to joining CNAS, Lord served as a professional staff member for the House Arme...