File video: New Fort Bliss general discusses Iraq strategy in 2006.

POSTED: 03:21 PM MST Jan 22, 2013 

In this 2006 file video, Maj. Gen. Sean B. MacFarland (then a colonel) talks to an NBC News reporter about the situation in Ramadi, Iraq, the use of tribal leaders to help lessen insurgent activity in Ramadi and the importance of securing Ramadi. MacFarland was announced as the new commanding general of Fort Bliss on Jan. 22, 2013. Video courtesy Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System.