DUSHANBE, November 16 (TCA) — Special Operations Command Central (SOCCENT) Commander, Maj. Gen. Ken Tovo, visited Tajikistan this Wednesday and held discussion with senior U.S. and Tajik officials on issues of bilateral and regional cooperation, U.S. Embassy in Tajikistan said.
During his visit, Maj. Gen. Tovo met with U.S. Ambassador Susan Elliott and discussed areas of continued military cooperation between the two countries, including SOCCENT’s relationship with the Tajik Special Operations Forces.
SOCCENT is a subordinate unified command of US Central Command (USCENTCOM). It is responsible for planning special operations throughout the USCENTCOM area of responsibility, planning and conducting peacetime special operations and training exercises.