John Philip Abizaid is a retired General in the United States Army and former Commander of the United States Central Command , overseeing American military operations in a 27-country region, from the Horn of Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, to South and Central Asia, covering much of the Middle East. CENTCOM oversees 250,000 US troops. Wikipedia*
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John Abizaid has 28 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2003 News Conference as a Lieutenant General for the U.S. Army. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2007 with an average of 310 views per program. Most appearances with Donald Rumsfeld (3). Most common tags: Iraq Occupation/Reconstruction (05/02/03-08/31/10), Afghanistan, Military.