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Adm. John Aquilino tapped to be next leader of US Indo-Pacific Command


The White House has nominated Adm. John “Lung” Aquilino to serve as the next leader of U.S. Indo-Pacific Command, the Pentagon announced Thursday. A career aviator, Aquilino is currently the commander of U.S. Pacific Fleet and previously commanded U.S. 5th Fleet before taking the PACFLEET helm in 2018. His appointment to lead the combatant command […]