Trump nominates Army three-star Nakasone to be next NSA, CYBERCOM chief

President Trump named U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Paul Nakasone to be the next head of the National Security Agency and Cyber Command. If confirmed by the Senate, he would replace current NSA/CYBERCOM chief Adm. Mike Rogers, who is expected to retire in the spring. Nakasone is best-known for developing CYBERCOM into a premier cyberwarfare unit. If [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.