- Retired Army General John P. Abizaid to be U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia .
- Confirmations: Rosenblum(Uzbekistan), Scott (Malawi), Abizaid (Saudi Arabia), Tom (US/FAO) .
- White House Submits Some @StateDept/Related Agencies Re-nominations to the Senate
— U.S. Mission to KSA (@USAinKSA) May 2, 2019
— Saudi Gazette (@Saudi_Gazette) May 2, 2019
Trump nominated Abizaid, who led US Central Command (Centcom) during the Iraq war, for the position in November 2018https://t.co/1fqIpkb3eh
— Middle East Eye (@MiddleEastEye) May 3, 2019