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Lloyd Austin

28th United States Secretary of Defense


Lloyd Austin
Lloyd Austin

Lloyd James Austin III is a retired United States Army four-star general who is the 28th United States secretary of defense since January 22, 2021. He is the first African American to serve as U.S. Defense Secretary. Austin previously served as the 12th commander of United States Central Command (CENTCOM) from 2013 to 2016.

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