Petraeus Nominated to Take Over Central Command

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petraeus.jpgToday, Defense Secretary Robert Gates named his top commander in Iraq, General David Petraeus, to lead the US Central Command, responsible for all Middle East operations, including the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Peter Spiegel is Pentagon correspondent for the Los Angeles Times.

Credits

Guest:
Peter Spiegel - Financial Times - @SpiegelPeter

Host:
Lawrence O'Donnell

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Christian Bordal, Frances Anderton