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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 358-13
May 22, 2013

General Officer Announcement

            Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel announced that the President has made the following nomination: 

            Army Lt. Gen. Curtis M. Scaparrotti, for appointment to the rank of general and assignment as commander, United Nations Command/Combined Forces Command/U.S. Forces Korea, Republic of Korea.  He is currently serving as director, Joint Staff, Washington, D.C.