Kenneth Franklin "Frank" McKenzie Jr. is a United States Marine Corps General who currently serves as the 14th commander of United States Central Command. He served as Director of the Joint Staff assuming the job on July 5, 2017 after having previously served for two years as Director of Strategic Plans and Policy (J-5) on the Joint Staff. He assumed his current assignment on March 28, 2019.
U.S. Central Command chief General Kenneth McKenzie said on Saturday there are 500 U.S. personnel in east Syria, adding he expected anti-Islamic State operations to pick up in coming days and weeks. Reuters - Published
In an interview with CBS News' David Martin, CENTCOM Commander Gen. Kenneth McKenzie suggested there were possibly two drones downed in the recent incident. Martin joined CBSN more on the latest.. CBS News - Published
Iran's military said it has not lost any drones, after President Trump said a U.S. warship destroyed an Iranian drone in a defensive action. This comes as the top U.S. military commander for the Middle.. CBS News - Published
U.S. Central Command chief General Kenneth McKenzie said on Thursday it was talking to other countries about freedom of navigation in the Gulf and will work "aggressively" to find a solution to enable.. Reuters - Published